Brocade Security Advisory

Brocade Security Advisory ID:

BSA-2017-313

 

Risk Impact:

Medium

Initial Publication Date:

May 17, 2017

 

Workaround:

N/A

Last Updated:

September 8, 2017

 

Component:

mod_cgid module in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.10

Revision:

2.0: Interim

 

Affected CVE(s):

CVE-2014-0231

 

 

 

CVSS Score:

5.0

Summary

A flaw was found in mod_cgid. If a server using mod_cgid hosted CGI scripts which did not consume standard input, a remote attacker could cause child processes to hang indefinitely, leading to denial of service

Affected Products

Brocade is investigating its product lines to determine which products may be affected by this vulnerability and the impact on each affected product.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade Fabric OS, Brocade FastIron OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade Network OS, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade SLX-OS, Brocade Virtual ADX, Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager, and Brocade Virtual Web Application Firewall are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version

Change

Date

1.0

Initial Publication

May 17, 2017

2.0

Updated to address FOS and NOS

September 8, 2017

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