CVE-2011-0419

Published: 16 May 2011

Stack consumption vulnerability in the fnmatch implementation in apr_fnmatch.c in the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) library before 1.4.3 and the Apache HTTP Server before 2.2.18, and in fnmatch.c in libc in NetBSD 5.1, OpenBSD 4.8, FreeBSD, Apple Mac OS X 10.6, Oracle Solaris 10, and Android, allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via *? sequences in the first argument, as demonstrated by attacks against mod_autoindex in httpd.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
apache2
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

apr
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.4.4-1)
Patches:
Vendor: http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2237
Vendor: https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0507.html