Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache (MDVSA-2014:174)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77653
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in apache (ASF HTTPD) :
The mod_headers module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.22 allows remote attackers to bypass RequestHeader unset directives by placing a header in the trailer portion of data sent with chunked transfer coding.
NOTE: the vendor states this is not a security issue in httpd as such.
The updated packages have been upgraded to the latest 2.2.29 version which is not vulnerable to this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.