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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0796

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Status.pm in Apache::Status and Apache2::Status in mod_perl1 and mod_perl2 for the Apache HTTP Server, when /perl-status is accessible, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI.
Publish Date : 2009-04-07 Last Update Date : 2010-11-18
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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) Cross Site Scripting
CWE ID 79

- Vendor Statements

Red Hat is aware of this issue and is tracking it via the following bug: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=CVE-2009-0796 The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having moderate security impact, a future mod_perl package update may address this flaw. More information regarding issue severity can be found here: http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/
Source: Redhat

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Security Vulnerabilities in the Apache 2 "mod_perl2" Module Components "Status.pm" May Lead to Denial of Service (DoS) o... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8488 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-2009-0796

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Mod Perl 1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Mod Perl 2 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Mod Perl 2

- References For CVE-2009-0796

http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021508.1-1
SUNALERT 1021508
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2010//Nov/msg00000.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2010-11-10-1
http://secunia.com/advisories/34597
SECUNIA 34597
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/perl/modperl/branches/1.x/lib/Apache/Status.pm?r1=177851&r2=761081&pathrev=761081&diff_format=h CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4435 CONFIRM
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-77-1021709.1-1
SUNALERT 1021709
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/modperl/modperl-cvs/99477#99477
MLIST [modperl-cvs] 20090401 svn commit: r761081 - in /perl/modperl/branches/1.x: Changes lib/Apache/Status.pm
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:091
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:091
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502709/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090415 XSS with mod_perl perl_status utility
http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/modperl/modperl/99475#99475
MLIST [modperl] 20090401 [SECURITY] [CVE-2009-0796] Vulnerability found in Apache::Status and Apache2::Status
https://launchpad.net/bugs/cve/2009-0796
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34383
BID 34383 Apache mod_perl 'Apache::Status' and 'Apache2::Status' Cross Site Scripting Vulnerability Release Date:2010-11-10
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021988
SECTRACK 1021988
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0943
VUPEN ADV-2009-0943
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=494402 CONFIRM
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&revision=761081 CONFIRM

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0796

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


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