Hewlett-Packard Company Information for VU#944335

Apache web servers fail to handle chunks with a negative size

Status

Affected

Vendor Statement

HP makes the Apache Server available for customers as a bundled software package called "HP Apache." New updates are available temporarily via ftp from a site located at hprc.external.hp.com.

When the new updates are available at www.software.hp.com, the Hewlett-Packard Company Security Bulletin HPSBUX0207-197 will be updated.

To retrieve the updates from the temporary ftp site, use a browser to connect to:

ftp://apache:apache@192.170.19.51/
or:
ftp://apache:apache@hprc.external.hp.com/

There are two subdirectories containing depots of swinstallable binaries with a ".t" extension, one for Apache 2.0.39 (11.00 and 11.11) and one for Apache 1.3.26 (11.00 and 11.11).

HP Virtualvault (HP-UX 11.04) patches are available from itrc.hp.com with ID's of PHSS_27361 and PHSS_27371.

For full details, see Hewlett-Packard Company Security Bulletin HPSBUX0207-197, available on itrc.hp.com. Search for "Apache chunk"

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

Hewlett Packard has published security advisory HPSBUX0207-197 on this issue.

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