Fedora 27 : httpd (2018-375e3244b6)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 108856



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update includes the latest upstream release of the Apache HTTP Server, version 2.4.33. A number of security vulnerabilities are fixed in this release :

- *Low*: Possible out of bound read in mod_cache_socache (CVE-2018-1303)

- *Low*: Possible out of bound access after failure in reading the HTTP request (CVE-2018-1301)

- *Low*: Weak Digest auth nonce generation in mod_auth_digest (CVE-2018-1312)

- *Low*: <FilesMatch> bypass with a trailing newline in the file name (CVE-2017-15715)

- *Low*: Out of bound write in mod_authnz_ldap when using too small Accept-Language values (CVE-2017-15710)

- *Moderate*: Tampering of mod_session data for CGI applications (CVE-2018-1283)

For more information about changes in this release, see:

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


Update the affected httpd package.

See Also


Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 108856

File Name: fedora_2018-375e3244b6.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/6/2018

Updated: 1/6/2021

Supported Sensors: Agentless Assessment, Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

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:fedoraproject:fedora:httpd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:27

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 4/5/2018

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/26/2018

Reference Information

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