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CVE-2016-5387

Description

The Apache HTTP Server through 2.4.23 follows RFC 3875 section 4.1.18 and therefore does not protect applications from the presence of untrusted client data in the HTTP_PROXY environment variable, which might allow remote attackers to redirect an application\'s outbound HTTP traffic to an arbitrary proxy server via a crafted Proxy header in an HTTP request, aka an httpoxy issue. NOTE: the vendor states This mitigation has been assigned the identifier CVE-2016-5387; in other words, this is not a CVE ID for a vulnerability.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 8.1
Publish Date: Jul 18, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Jul 19, 2016

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Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

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