openSUSE Security Update : apache2 (openSUSE-2017-416)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for apache2 fixes the following security issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2016-0736: Protect mod_session_crypto data with a
MAC to prevent padding oracle attacks (bsc#1016712).

- CVE-2016-2161: Malicious input to mod_auth_digest could
have caused the server to crash, resulting in DoS
(bsc#1016714).

- CVE-2016-8743: Added new directive 'HttpProtocolOptions
Strict' to avoid proxy chain misinterpretation
(bsc#1016715).

Bugfixes :

- Add missing copy of hcuri and hcexpr from the worker to
the health check worker (bsc#1019380).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update
project.

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016712
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016714
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1016715
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1019380

Solution :

Update the affected apache2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99154 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0736
CVE-2016-2161
CVE-2016-8743

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now