SUSE SLES10 Security Update : apache2 (SUSE-SU-2013:0387-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update fixes the following security issues with apache2 httpd :

- Improper LD_LIBRARY_PATH handling (CVE-2012-0883 )

- Filename escaping problem (CVE-2012-2687 )

Additionally, some non-security bugs have been fixed as enumerated in
the changelog of the RPM.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-0883
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2687
http://www.nessus.org/u?9de42515
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-0883.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-2687.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/722545
https://bugzilla.novell.com/757710
https://bugzilla.novell.com/777260
http://www.nessus.org/u?d8f17a9d

Solution :

Update the affected apache2 packages

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83577 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53046
55131

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0883
CVE-2012-2687

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