SUSE SLES11 Security Update : apache2 (SUSE-SU-2017:1997-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 102068
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update provides apache2 2.2.34, which brings many fixes and enhancements: Security issues fixed :
- CVE-2017-9788: Uninitialized memory reflection in mod_auth_digest. (bsc#1048576) Bug fixes :
- Remove /usr/bin/http2 link only during package uninstall, not upgrade. (bsc#1041830)
- Don't put the backend in error state (by default) when 500/503 error code is overridden. (bsc#951692)
- Allow single-char field names inadvertently disallowed in 2.2.32.
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.
SolutionTo 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-apache2-13223=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch sdksp4-apache2-13223=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch slessp4-apache2-13223=1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Debuginfo 11-SP4:zypper in -t patch dbgsp4-apache2-13223=1
To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.