SuSE 11 Security Update : Apache 2 (SAT Patch Number 1417)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update of the Apache webserver fixes various security issues :

- the option IncludesNOEXEC could be bypassed via
.htaccess. (CVE-2009-1195)

- mod_proxy could run into an infinite loop when used as
reverse proxy. (CVE-2009-1890)

- mod_deflate continued to compress large files even after
a network connection was closed, causing mod_deflate to
consume large amounts of CPU. (CVE-2009-1891)

- The ap_proxy_ftp_handler function in
modules/proxy/proxy_ftp.c in the mod_proxy_ftp module
allows remote FTP servers to cause a denial of service
(NULL pointer dereference and child process crash) via a
malformed reply to an EPSV command. (CVE-2009-3094)

- access restriction bypass in mod_proxy_ftp module
(CVE-2009-3095)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=512583
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=513080
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=519194
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=521906
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=538322
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=539571
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1195.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1890.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-1891.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3094.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2009-3095.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 1417.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42252 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1195
CVE-2009-1890
CVE-2009-1891
CVE-2009-3094
CVE-2009-3095

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