Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache (MDVSA-2013:015-1)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been found and corrected in apache (ASF
HTTPD) :

Various XSS (cross-site scripting vulnerability) flaws due to
unescaped hostnames and URIs HTML output in mod_info, mod_status,
mod_imagemap, mod_ldap, and mod_proxy_ftp (CVE-2012-3499).

XSS (cross-site scripting vulnerability) in mod_proxy_balancer manager
interface (CVE-2012-4558).

Additionally the ASF bug 53219 was resolved which provides a way to
mitigate the CRIME attack vulnerability by disabling TLS-level
compression. Use the new directive SSLCompression on|off to enable or
disable TLS-level compression, by default SSLCompression is turned on.

The updated packages have been upgraded to the latest 2.2.24 version
which is not vulnerable to these issues.

See also :

http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_22.html
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.2.24
https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=53219

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 64902 ()

Bugtraq ID: 58119
58165

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3499
CVE-2012-4558

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