Security Vulnerabilities in the Apache 1.3 and 2.0 Web Server Daemon and "mod_status" Module May Lead to Cross Site Scripting (XSS) or Denial of Service (DoS) (SUN 103179)

Original Release Date: January 7, 2008
Last Revised: January 7, 2008
Number: ASA-2008-012
Risk Level: Low
Advisory Version: 1.0
Advisory Status: Final

1. Overview:

A new Sun Alert Notification from Sun Microsystems has been issued and is described below. Additional information about this issue may be found on the sunsolve.sun.com website, although a maintenance contract with Sun may be required to view the information.

103179
Security Vulnerabilities in the Apache 1.3 and 2.0 Web Server Daemon and "mod_status" Module May Lead to Cross Site Scripting (XSS) or Denial of Service (DoS).
Product: Solaris 9 Operating System, Solaris 10 Operating System, Solaris 8 Operating System
Category: Security
Date Released: 21-Dec-2007
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-103179-1

The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the names CVE-2006-5752 and CVE-2007-3304 to these issues.

2. Avaya System Products using a Sun Microsystems Operating System:

Avaya system products include an Operating System with the product when it is delivered. Avaya Call Management System (CMS) and Avaya Interactive Response (IR) are both shipped with an operating system from Sun Microsystems. Actions to be taken on those products are described below.

Recommended Actions:
Follow the recommended actions for the products listed below. This advisory will be updated as additional information becomes available.

Product: Affected Version(s): Risk Level: Actions:
Avaya CMS None None Apache is not installed on CMS by default.
Avaya IR IR 1.3, 2.0 and 3.0 Low Although Apache is installed on IR by default, it is not enabled, configured, or supported.

The patches for Apache on Solaris 8 and Solaris 10 will not be tested for installation on IR. Any use of Apache on IR, or installation of related patches, will fall under the Avaya Permissive Use Policy for IR.

3. Additional Information:

Additional information may also be available via the Avaya support website and through your Avaya account representative. Please contact your Avaya product support representative, or dial 1-800-242-2121, with any questions.

4. Disclaimer:

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5. Revision History:

V 1.0 - January 7, 2008 - Initial Statement issued.

Send information regarding any discovered security problems with Avaya products to either the contact noted in the product's documentation or securityalerts@avaya.com.

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