ModSecurity HTTP request block encoding Security Restriction Bypass Vulnerability

Source: Internet
Author: User
Tags modsecurity

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Affected Systems:
Modsecurity <2.7.6
CVE (CAN) ID: CVE-2013-5705
ModSecurity is a Web application server.
ModSecurity versions earlier than 2.7.6 are available in the "modsecurity_tx_init ()" function (apache2/modsecurity. c) there is an error in implementation. Malicious users can exploit this vulnerability to bypass HTTP request processing by using specially crafted requests in block encoding.
<* Source: Martin Holst Swende


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