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

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

- 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.

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected apache2 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 101283 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-3167

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