SUSE SLES11 Security Update : apache2 (SUSE-SU-2015:1885-2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Apache was updated to fix one security vulnerability and two bugs.

Following security issue was fixed.

- Fix the chunked transfer coding implementation in the
Apache (bsc#938728, CVE-2015-3183)

Bugs fixed :

- add SSLSessionTickets directive (bsc#941676)

- hardcode modules %files (bsc#444878)

- only enable the port 443 for TCP protocol, not UDP.
(bsc#931002)

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 :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/444878
https://bugzilla.suse.com/931002
https://bugzilla.suse.com/938728
https://bugzilla.suse.com/941676
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-3183.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?5c970eb4

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Studio Onsite 1.3 :

zypper in -t patch slestso13-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp4-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch sdksp3-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for VMWare 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch slessp4-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch slessp3-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-apache2-12181=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP3 :

zypper in -t patch dbgsp3-apache2-12181=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86709 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75963

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3183

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