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Date: Wed, 8 Apr 2009 12:23:15 -0600
From: Vincent Danen <>
Subject: CVE-2008-5519: mod_jk session information leak vulnerability

Just a heads up for those of you shipping mod_jk.  There is a session
leak vulnerability where, in certain circumstances, client A can get the
responses intended for client B.

This was fixed upstream in version 1.2.27 but the security ramifications
weren't known at that point.

Our bug has a few more details.

This is the upstream fix for the issue.

The issue has the CVE name CVE-2008-5519.

Vincent Danen / Red Hat Security Response Team 

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