CVE-2013-6438

Priority
Medium
Description
The dav_xml_get_cdata function in main/util.c in the mod_dav module in the
Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.8 does not properly remove whitespace
characters from CDATA sections, which allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (daemon crash) via a crafted DAV WRITE request.
References
Assigned-to
mdeslaur
Package
Upstream:released (2.4.8)
Ubuntu 10.04 LTS (Lucid Lynx):released (2.2.14-5ubuntu8.13)
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin):released (2.2.22-1ubuntu1.5)
Ubuntu 12.10 (Quantal Quetzal):released (2.2.22-6ubuntu2.4)
Ubuntu 13.10 (Saucy Salamander):released (2.4.6-2ubuntu2.2)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2.4.7-1ubuntu3)
Patches:
Upstream:http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1556428 (trunk)
Upstream:http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1556816 (2.4)
Upstream:http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=revision&revision=1576706 (2.2)
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Updated: 2014-03-24 20:14:38 UTC (commit 7870)