openSUSE Security Update : apache2-mod_wsgi (openSUSE-SU-2014:1590-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

apache2-mod_wsgi was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- Failure to handle errors when attempting to drop group
privileges (CVE-2014-8583).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2014-12/msg00036.html
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=903961

Solution :

Update the affected apache2-mod_wsgi packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79815 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8583

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