Bug 125050 - CAN-2004-0488 mod_ssl ssl_util_uuencode_binary() stack overflow
Summary: CAN-2004-0488 mod_ssl ssl_util_uuencode_binary() stack overflow
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
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Product: Stronghold Cross Platform
Classification: Retired
Component: apache (Show other bugs)
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Version: 4.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Joe Orton
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Keywords: Security
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Reported: 2004-06-02 12:17 UTC by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-04-18 17:08 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-14 13:22:45 UTC
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Description Mark J. Cox 2004-06-02 12:17:13 UTC
A stack-based buffer overflow in the ssl_util_uuencode_binary
function in ssl_util.c for Apache mod_ssl when mod_ssl is
configured to trust the issuing CA, and "FakeBasicAuth" is
being used, could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code via a client certificate with a long subject DN.  Public
to full-disclosure on 17May.  Fixed Apache 2 CVS 25May

It is quite unlikely that users will have a vulnerable configuration
of Apache, therefore this is of low risk.

Comment 1 Mark J. Cox 2004-09-14 13:22:45 UTC
Was fixed by http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2004-405.html
23rd July 2004.


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