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Date: Sat, 16 Oct 2021 01:31:50 +0200
From: Yann Ylavic <>
To: Roman Medina-Heigl Hernandez <>
Subject: Re: CVE-2021-42013: Path Traversal and Remote Code
 Execution in Apache HTTP Server 2.4.49 and 2.4.50 (incomplete fix of CVE-2021-41773)

Hi Román,

On Fri, Oct 15, 2021 at 8:01 PM Roman Medina-Heigl Hernandez
<> wrote:
> Re [1], I think this:
> "critical: Path traversal and file disclosure vulnerability in Apache HTTP Server 2.4.49 (CVE-2021-41773)"
> is still misleading and should read:
> "critical: Path traversal and Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Apache HTTP Server 2.4.49 (CVE-2021-41773)"

I (for one) would argue that admins/vendors that ship a RCE-vulnerable
custom configuration should reserve a CVE like this to notify their
httpd does not, at least.


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