openSUSE Security Update : apache2 (openSUSE-2019-305)

high Nessus Plugin ID 122741

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for apache2 fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2018-17189: Fixed a denial of service in mod_http2, via slow and unneeded request bodies (bsc#1122838)

- CVE-2018-17199: Fixed that mod_session_cookie did not respect expiry time (bsc#1122839)

Non-security issue fixed :

- sysconfig.d is not created anymore if it already exists (bsc#1121086)

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

Solution

Update the affected apache2 packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1121086

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1122838

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1122839

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 122741

File Name: openSUSE-2019-305.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 3/11/2019

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-17199

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:o:novell:opensuse:42.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-debugsource:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-devel:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-event:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-event-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-example-pages:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-prefork:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-prefork-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-utils:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-utils-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-worker:*:*:*:*:*:*:*, p-cpe:2.3:a:novell:opensuse:apache2-worker-debuginfo:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/8/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/30/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-17189, CVE-2018-17199