Upstream information

CVE-2009-1903 at MITRE

Description

The PDF XSS protection feature in ModSecurity before 2.5.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Apache httpd crash) via a request for a PDF file that does not use the GET method.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.3
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 487751 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

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Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 GA apache2-mod_security2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP1 apache2-mod_security2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 apache2-mod_security2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 apache2-mod_security2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS apache2-mod_security2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 apache2-mod_security2 Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11 SP3 apache2-mod_security2 Released