openSUSE Security Update : apache2 (openSUSE-2017-786)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for apache2 provides the following fixes :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2017-3167: In Apache use of httpd
ap_get_basic_auth_pw() outside of the authentication
phase could lead to authentication requirements bypass
(bsc#1045065)

- CVE-2017-3169: In mod_ssl may have a dereference NULL
pointer issue which could lead to denial of service
(bsc#1045062)

- CVE-2017-7679: In mod_mime can buffer over-read by 1
byte, potentially leading to a crash or information
disclosure (bsc#1045060)

Non-Security issues fixed :

- Remove /usr/bin/http2 symlink only during apache2
package uninstall, not upgrade. (bsc#1041830)

- In gensslcert, use hostname when fqdn is too long.
(bsc#1035829)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1035829
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1041830
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1045060
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1045062
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1045065

Solution :

Update the affected apache2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101283 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-3167
CVE-2017-3169
CVE-2017-7679

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