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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201408-12

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201408-12
Posted Aug 29, 2014
Authored by Gentoo | Site security.gentoo.org

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201408-12 - Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache HTTP Server, the worse of which could lead to execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service condition. Versions less than 2.2.27-r4 are affected.

tags | advisory, web, denial of service, arbitrary, vulnerability
systems | linux, gentoo
advisories | CVE-2013-6438, CVE-2014-0098, CVE-2014-0226
MD5 | 90b789d73e0b343df10f39025867cbfc

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory 201408-12

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Severity: High
Title: Apache HTTP Server: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: August 29, 2014
Bugs: #504990, #507866, #517298
ID: 201408-12

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache HTTP Server,
the worse of which could lead to execution of arbitrary code or a
Denial of Service condition

Background
==========

Apache HTTP Server is one of the most popular web servers on the
Internet.

Affected packages
=================

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 www-servers/apache < 2.2.27-r4 >= 2.2.27-r4

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Apache HTTP Server. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request to possibly
execute arbitrary code, cause Denial of Service, or obtain sensitive
information.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Apache HTTP Server users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-servers/apache-2.2.27-r4"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2013-6438
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-6438
[ 2 ] CVE-2014-0098
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0098
[ 3 ] CVE-2014-0226
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-0226

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201408-12.xml

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2014 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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