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Date: Tue, 08 May 2012 14:42:19 -0600
From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com>
To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
CC: Alex Legler <a3li@...too.org>
Subject: Re: CVE request: node.js <0.6.17/0.7.8 HTTP server
 information disclosure

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On 05/08/2012 02:43 AM, Alex Legler wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> I didn't see a CVE/request for this one yet:
> 
> http://blog.nodejs.org/2012/05/07/http-server-security-vulnerability-please-
>
> 
upgrade-to-0-6-17/
> 
> "A carefully crafted attack request can cause the contents of the
> HTTP parser?s buffer to be appended to the attacking request?s
> header, making it appear to come from the attacker. Since it is
> generally safe to echo back contents of a request, this can allow
> an attacker to get an otherwise correctly designed server to
> divulge information about other requests. It is theoretically
> possible that it could enable header-spoofing attacks, though such
> an attack has not been demonstrated."
> 
> Fix: https://github.com/joyent/node/commit/c9a231d
> 
> Thanks, Alex


Thanks, please use CVE-2012-2330 for this issue.


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Kurt Seifried Red Hat Security Response Team (SRT)
PGP: 0x5E267993 A90B F995 7350 148F 66BF 7554 160D 4553 5E26 7993

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