Intrusion Prevention

Apache.httpd.mod_cache_socache.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial-Of-Service Vulnerability in Apache httpd.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Apache Software Foundation httpd 2.4.6 to 2.4.29

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_24.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-1303