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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0456

CRLF injection vulnerability in the mod_negotiation module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.6 and earlier in the 2.2.x series, 2.0.61 and earlier in the 2.0.x series, and 1.3.39 and earlier in the 1.3.x series allows remote authenticated users to inject arbitrary HTTP headers and conduct HTTP response splitting attacks by uploading a file with a multi-line name containing HTTP header sequences and a file extension, which leads to injection within a (1) "406 Not Acceptable" or (2) "300 Multiple Choices" HTTP response when the extension is omitted in a request for the file.
Publish Date : 2008-01-24 Last Update Date : 2013-02-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
2.6
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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Http response splitting
CWE ID 94

- Vendor Statements

We do not consider this issue to be security sensitive. Untrusted users should not be permitted to upload files to the directories from where they can be directly served by the web server without prior careful sanitation of both contents and filename.
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
ELSA-2013:0130: httpd security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23042 unix
RHSA-2013:0130: httpd security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:21017 unix
RHSA-2013:0130: httpd security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20130130 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-2008-0456

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Http Server 2.2.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Http Server 3

- References For CVE-2008-0456

http://secunia.com/advisories/29348
SECUNIA 29348
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0130.html
REDHAT RHSA-2013:0130
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-05-12
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200803-19.xml
GENTOO GLSA-200803-19
http://secunia.com/advisories/35074
SECUNIA 35074
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/3575
SREASON 3575
http://www.mindedsecurity.com/MSA01150108.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1019256
SECTRACK 1019256
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549 CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/486847/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20080122 Apache mod_negotiation Xss and Http Response Splitting
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/27409
BID 27409 Apache 'mod_negotiation' HTML Injection and HTTP Response Splitting Vulnerability Release Date:2013-03-11
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
VUPEN ADV-2009-1297
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/39893
XF apache-modnegotiation-response-splitting(39893)
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
CERT TA09-133A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0456

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


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