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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-6421

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in balancer-manager in mod_proxy_balancer in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.0 through 2.2.6 allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) ss, (2) wr, or (3) rr parameters, or (4) the URL.
Publish Date : 2008-01-08 Last Update Date : 2010-08-21
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
3.5
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID 79

- Vendor Statements

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.8. http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
Source: Apache

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2008-01-02 2008-01-02
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Apache 'mod_proxy_balancer' Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8651 windows
Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in balancer-manager in mod_proxy_balancer in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.0 throu... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10664 unix
CVE-2007-6421 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20076421 unix
ELSA-2008:0008: httpd security update (Moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:22498 unix
mod_proxy_balancer XSS oval:org.apache.httpd:def:20076421
RHSA-2008:0008: httpd security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20080008 unix
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2007-6421

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Http Server 2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Http Server 7

- References For CVE-2007-6421

http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2008/Mar/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2008-03-18
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=307562 CONFIRM
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-04/msg00004.html
SUSE SUSE-SA:2008:021
http://secunia.com/advisories/28977
SECUNIA 28977
http://secunia.com/advisories/29420
SECUNIA 29420
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3523
SREASON 3523
http://secunia.com/advisories/29640
SECUNIA 29640
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0924/references
VUPEN ADV-2008-0924
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0009.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0009
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:016
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2008:016
http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2008/0048
VUPEN ADV-2008-0048
http://secunia.com/advisories/28749
SECUNIA 28749
http://secunia.com/advisories/28526
SECUNIA 28526
http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html CONFIRM
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00562.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1695
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-February/msg00541.html
FEDORA FEDORA-2008-1711
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27236
BID 27236 Apache 'mod_proxy_balancer' Multiple Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-05-26
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486169/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080110 SecurityReason - Apache2 CSRF, XSS, Memory Corruption and Denial of Service Vulnerability
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0008.html
REDHAT RHSA-2008:0008
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-575-1
UBUNTU USN-575-1
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39474
XF apache-modproxybalancer-xss(39474)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-6421

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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