Apache HTTP Server has a security vulnerability that can lead to a denial of service (DOS) attack. To avoid this issue in IBM Rational Build Forge, you should use the latest version Apache HTTP Server which contains the fix for this problem.
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Description: Apache HTTP Server is vulnerable to a denial of service. By sending a specially-crafted request, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the service to crash.
CVSS Base Score: 5
CVSS Temporal Score: See https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/91879 for the current score.
CVSS Environmental Score*: Undefined
CVSS Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Affected Products and Versions
IBM Rational Build Forge versions 7.1.1, 7.1.2, 7.1.3, and 8.0.
Apply the correct fix pack or iFix for your version of Build Forge:
|Build Forge 18.104.22.168 - 22.214.171.124||126.96.36.199 iFix1 (not released yet)|
Note: If you need 188.8.131.52 iFix1, contact IBM support
|Build Forge 184.108.40.206 - 220.127.116.11||18.104.22.168 iFix1 (not released yet)|
Note: If you need 22.214.171.124 iFix1, contact IBM support
|Build Forge 126.96.36.199 - 188.8.131.52 iFix1||184.108.40.206 iFix2 (not released yet)|
Note: If you need 220.127.116.11 iFix2, contact IBM support
|Build Forge 18.104.22.168 - 22.214.171.124||Rational Build Forge Fix Pack 2 (126.96.36.199) for 8.0|
Workarounds and Mitigations
Upgrade the Apache HTTP or disable the mod_log_config module.
Get Notified about Future Security Bulletins
* 24 June 2014: Original copy published
*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.
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Internal Use Only
PSIRT Advisory 1601, record 34586
16 June 2018