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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-3581

The cache_merge_headers_out function in modules/cache/cache_util.c in the mod_cache module in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via an empty HTTP Content-Type header.
Publish Date : 2014-10-10 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
RHSA-2015:0325: httpd security, bug fix, and enhancement update (Low) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20150325 unix
SUSE-SU-2015:0974-1 -- Security update for apache2 (moderate) oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28696 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-2014-3581

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Apache Http Server 2.4.10 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Apache Http Server 11

- References For CVE-2014-3581

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201610-02
GENTOO GLSA-201610-02
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71656
BID 71656 Apache HTTP Server 'mod_cache' Module Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-10-13
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031005
SECTRACK 1031005
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2523-1
UBUNTU USN-2523-1
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Aug/msg00001.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-08-13-2
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2015/Sep/msg00004.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2015-09-16-4
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1149709 CONFIRM
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/97027
XF apache-cve20143581-dos(97027)
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1624234 CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/linuxbulletinjan2016-2867209.html CONFIRM
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujan2016-2367955.html CONFIRM
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0325.html
REDHAT RHSA-2015:0325
http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/httpd/httpd/branches/2.4.x/CHANGES?view=markup&pathrev=1627749 CONFIRM
https://support.apple.com/HT205219 CONFIRM
https://support.apple.com/kb/HT205031 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-3581

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


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