GLSA-201903-21 : Apache: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 123427


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201903-21 (Apache: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker can possibly cause a Denial of Service condition or could bypass mod_session_cookie expiration time.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Apache users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/apache-2.4.38-r1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 123427

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201903-21.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/03/28

Updated: 2019/03/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

CVSS v3.0

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:gentoo:linux:apache, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/11/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-17189, CVE-2018-17190, CVE-2018-17199, CVE-2019-0190

GLSA: 201903-21