RHEL 6 / 7 : Red Hat JBoss Core Services Apache HTTP Server 2.4.29 SP3 (RHSA-2019:2946) (0-Length Headers Leak) (Data Dribble) (Internal Data Buffering) (Resource Loop)

high Nessus Plugin ID 129520
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Synopsis

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

An update is now available for JBoss Core Services on RHEL 6 and RHEL 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE links in the References section.

Red Hat JBoss Core Services is a set of supplementary software for Red Hat JBoss middleware products. This software, such as Apache HTTP Server, is common to multiple JBoss middleware products, and is packaged under Red Hat JBoss Core Services to allow for faster distribution of updates, and for a more consistent update experience.

This release of Red Hat JBoss Core Services Apache HTTP Server 2.4.29 Service Pack 3 serves as an update to Red Hat JBoss Core Services Apache HTTP Server 2.4.29, and includes bug fixes for CVEs which are linked in the References section.

Security Fix(es) :

* mod_http2: HTTP/2: 0-length headers leads to denial of service (CVE-2019-9516)

* mod_http2: HTTP/2: request for large response leads to denial of service (CVE-2019-9517)

Bug Fix(es) :

* nghttp2: Rebase to 1.39.2

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Solution

Update the affected packages.

See Also

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:2946

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-9511

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-9513

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-9516

https://access.redhat.com/security/cve/cve-2019-9517

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 129520

File Name: redhat-RHSA-2019-2946.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 10/2/2019

Updated: 5/13/2020

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.4

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

Temporal Vector: 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:N/A:H

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-httpd, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-httpd-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-httpd-devel, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-httpd-manual, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-httpd-selinux, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-httpd-tools, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-mod_ldap, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-mod_proxy_html, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-mod_session, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-mod_ssl, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-nghttp2, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-nghttp2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:redhat:enterprise_linux:jbcs-httpd24-nghttp2-devel, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:6, cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux:7

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/1/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/13/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-9511, CVE-2019-9513, CVE-2019-9516, CVE-2019-9517

RHSA: 2019:2946