Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache (MDVSA-2011:144)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in apache :

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 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 initial \@ (at sign) character (CVE-2011-3368).

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56428 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49957

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3368