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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   HPE OpenView Network Node Manager Vendors:   HPE
(HP Issues Fix for OpenView) Apache mod_ssl Null Pointer Dereference May Let Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019906
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2005-3357   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Apr 18 2008
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.41, 7.01, 7.51
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Apache mod_ssl. A remote user can cause the server to crash in certain cases. HP OpenView Network Node Manager is affected.

When an SSL virtual host is configured with access control and a custom 400 error document, a remote user can send a specially crafted request to trigger a null pointer dereference. This may cause the server to crash when using the non-default worker
Multi-Processing Module.

The original bug report is available at:

Hartmut Keil reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can cause denial of service conditions on the target system.
Solution:   HP has issued a fix for OpenView Network Node Manager, which is affected by this vulnerability.

OV NNM v7.51:

PHSS_36386 or subsequent

PHSS_36385 or subsequent

PSOV_03479 or subsequent

Linux RedHatAS2.1
LXOV_00052 or subsequent

OV NNM v7.01:

PHSS_36773 or subsequent

PSOV_03480 or subsequent

OV NNM v6.41:

PHSS_37141 or subsequent

PSOV_03489 or subsequent

The HP advisory is available at:

Cause:   Boundary error, State error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS)

Message History:   This archive entry is a follow-up to the message listed below.
Jan 6 2006 Apache mod_ssl Null Pointer Dereference May Let Remote Users Deny Service

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