Upstream information

CVE-2015-7519 at MITRE


agent/Core/Controller/SendRequest.cpp in Phusion Passenger before 4.0.60 and 5.0.x before 5.0.22, when used in Apache integration mode or in standalone mode without a filtering proxy, allows remote attackers to spoof headers passed to applications by using an _ (underscore) character instead of a - (dash) character in an HTTP header, as demonstrated by an X_User header.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 4.3 4.9
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:N
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Medium Medium
Authentication None Single
Confidentiality Impact None Partial
Integrity Impact Partial Partial
Availability Impact None None
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 956281 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3
  • rubygem-passenger >= 3.0.14-0.14.1
  • rubygem-passenger-apache2 >= 3.0.14-0.14.1
  • rubygem-passenger-nginx >= 3.0.14-0.14.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Containers 12
  • ruby2.1-rubygem-passenger >= 5.0.18-6.1
  • rubygem-passenger >= 5.0.18-6.1
  • rubygem-passenger-apache2 >= 5.0.18-6.1
SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3
  • rubygem-passenger >= 3.0.14-0.14.1
  • rubygem-passenger-nginx >= 3.0.14-0.14.1
SUSE WebYast 1.3
  • rubygem-passenger >= 3.0.14-0.14.1
  • rubygem-passenger-nginx >= 3.0.14-0.14.1

Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Lifecycle Management Server 1.3 rubygem-passenger Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise 12 Module for Containers rubygem-passenger Released
SUSE Studio Onsite rubygem-passenger Released
WebYaST for SLE-11 rubygem-passenger Released