FreeBSD : apache -- multiple vulnerabilities (f38187e7-2f6e-11e8-8f07-b499baebfeaf)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 108626



The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


The Apache httpd reports :

Out of bound write in mod_authnz_ldap with AuthLDAPCharsetConfig enabled (CVE-2017-15710)

mod_session: CGI-like applications that intend to read from mod_session's 'SessionEnv ON' could be fooled into reading user-supplied data instead. (CVE-2018-1283)

mod_cache_socache: Fix request headers parsing to avoid a possible crash with specially crafted input data. (CVE-2018-1303)

core: Possible crash with excessively long HTTP request headers.
Impractical to exploit with a production build and production LogLevel. (CVE-2018-1301)

core: Configure the regular expression engine to match '$' to the end of the input string only, excluding matching the end of any embedded newline characters. Behavior can be changed with new directive 'RegexDefaultOptions'. (CVE-2017-15715)

mod_auth_digest: Fix generation of nonce values to prevent replay attacks across servers using a common Digest domain. This change may cause problems if used with round robin load balancers.

mod_http2: Potential crash w/ mod_http2. (CVE-2018-1302)


Update the affected packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 108626

File Name: freebsd_pkg_f38187e72f6e11e88f07b499baebfeaf.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Published: 3/27/2018

Updated: 11/10/2018

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache22, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache24, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 3/24/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/23/2018

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15710, CVE-2017-15715, CVE-2018-1283, CVE-2018-1301, CVE-2018-1302, CVE-2018-1303, CVE-2018-1312