Upstream information

CVE-2009-2823 at MITRE


The Apache HTTP Server in Apple Mac OS X before 10.6.2 enables the HTTP TRACE method, which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via unspecified web client software.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

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:P/A:N
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact None

Note from the SUSE Security Team

This problem was considered too unimportant to fix for release products and will be fixed in future products (openSUSE 11.3 and SUSE Linux Enterprise 12).

SUSE Bugzilla entry: 556057 [CLOSED / INVALID]

No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.

SUSE Timeline for this CVE

CVE page created: Tue Jul 9 16:55:44 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:48 2022