Mandriva Update for apache MDVSA-2012:003 (apache)

Published: 2012-01-13 05:19:33
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'apache' Linux Distribution Package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Affected Versions:
apache on Mandriva Linux 2011.0, Mandriva Enterprise Server 5.2, Mandriva Linux 2010.1

Recommendations:
Please Install the Updated Packages.

Technical Details:
Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in apache: Integer overflow in the ap_pregsub function in server/util.c in the Apache HTTP Server 2.0.x through 2.0.64 and 2.2.x through 2.2.21, when the mod_setenvif module is enabled, allows local users to gain privileges via a .htaccess file with a crafted SetEnvIf directive, in conjunction with a crafted HTTP request header, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow (CVE-2011-3607). The mod_proxy module in the Apache HTTP Server 1.3.x through 1.3.42, 2.0.x through 2.0.64, and 2.2.x through 2.2.21, when the Revision 1179239 patch is in place, does not properly interact with use of (1) RewriteRule and (2) ProxyPassMatch pattern matches for configuration of a reverse proxy, which allows remote attackers to send requests to intranet servers via a malformed URI containing an \@ (at sign) character and a : (colon) character in invalid positions. NOTE: this vulnerability exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2011-3368 (CVE-2011-4317). The updated Linux Distribution Packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3607
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3368
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-4317

References:

http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/?name=MDVSA-2012:003

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2012-01-13
Modified
2018-11-16
Category
Mandrake Local Security Checks

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