Fedora 32 : httpd (2020-189a1e6c3e)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 140105



The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This release includes the latest stable version of Apache **httpd**, version **2.4.46**. A security issue is addressed in this update :

- **CVE-2020-11984** mod_proxy_uwsgi: Malicious request may result in information disclosure or RCE of existing file on the server running under a malicious process environment.

For the full list of changes in this release, see https://downloads.apache.org/httpd/CHANGES_2.4.46

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected httpd package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 140105

File Name: fedora_2020-189a1e6c3e.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 9/1/2020

Updated: 2/22/2024

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent, Agentless Assessment, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-11984


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/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:fedoraproject:fedora:httpd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:32

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 8/31/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/1/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-11984, CVE-2020-11985, CVE-2020-1927, CVE-2020-1934