SUSE SLES15 Security Update : apache2 (SUSE-SU-2018:2424-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 120085
SynopsisThe remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis update for apache2 fixes the following issues: The following security vulnerabilities were fixed :
- CVE-2018-1333: Fixed a worker exhaustion that could have lead to a denial of service via specially crafted HTTP/2 requests (bsc#1101689).
- CVE-2018-8011: Fixed a NULL pointer dereference in mod_md, which could have lead to a denial of service via specially crafted HTTP requests (bsc#1101688). Note: We are currently not shipping this modules, since it is still considered experimental, but we might start to ship it with future releases.
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SolutionTo install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods like YaST online_update or 'zypper patch'.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15:zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-Module-Server-Applications-15-2018-1686=1