openSUSE Security Update : apache2 (openSUSE-SU-2013:0629-1)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 74964
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The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


apache2 was updated to fix :

- fix for cross site scripting vulnerability in mod_balancer. This is CVE-2012-4558 [bnc#807152]

- fixes for low profile cross site scripting vulnerabilities, known as CVE-2012-3499 [bnc#806458]

- Escape filename for the case that uploads are allowed with untrusted user's control over filenames and mod_negotiation enabled on the same directory.
CVE-2012-2687 [bnc#777260]

And also these bugs :

- httpd-2.2.x-bnc798733-SNI_ignorecase.diff: ignore case when checking against SNI server names. [bnc#798733]


Update the affected apache2 packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74964

File Name: openSUSE-2013-308.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 6/13/2014

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-event, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-event-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-example-pages, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-itk, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-itk-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-prefork, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-prefork-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-utils, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-utils-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-worker, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-worker-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:12.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/28/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2687, CVE-2012-3499, CVE-2012-4558