Perl CVE-2012-5572 HTTP Header Injection Vulnerability

Perl is prone to a vulnerability that allows attackers to inject arbitrary HTTP headers because it fails to sufficiently sanitize input.

An attacker may exploit this issue to inject arbitrary HTTP headers into a server response.

By inserting arbitrary headers into an HTTP response, attackers may be able to launch various cross-site request forgery, cross-site scripting, and HTTP-request smuggling attacks.


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