Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 427228
CVE-2007-6388 apache mod_status cross-site scripting
Last modified: 2016-03-04 05:57:10 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2007-6388 to the following vulnerability:
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according to http://marc.info/?l=apache-cvs&m=119892119829161&w=2
*) SECURITY: CVE-2007-6388 (cve.mitre.org)
mod_status: Ensure refresh parameter is numeric to prevent
a possible XSS attack caused by redirecting to other URLs.
Reported by SecurityReason. [Mark Cox, Joe Orton]
This issue is moderate severity as the status page is not enabled by default,
and the suggested configuration protects the status page by hostname (therefore
limiting the scope of the XSS to sites that have made their status page public
or only against site administrators).
httpd-2.2.8-1.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8
httpd-2.2.8-1.fc7 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 7
httpd-2.2.8-1.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
httpd-2.2.8-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
This issue has been addressed in following products:
Red Hat Certificate System 7.3
Via RHSA-2010:0602 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0602.html