GLSA-201904-20 : Apache: Privilege escalation

High Nessus Plugin ID 124225

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201904-20 (Apache: Privilege escalation)

A vulnerability was discovered in Apache with MPM event, worker, or prefork.
Impact :

An attacker could escalate privileges.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

Solution

All Apache users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/apache-2.4.39'

See Also

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-20

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 124225

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201904-20.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2019/04/23

Updated: 2019/04/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

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

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-0211

GLSA: 201904-20