Fedora 21 : httpd-2.4.10-15.fc21 (2014-17195)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 81837


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- core: fix bypassing of mod_headers rules via chunked requests (CVE-2013-5704)

- mod_cache: fix NULL pointer dereference on empty Content-Type (CVE-2014-3581)

- mod_proxy_fcgi: fix a potential crash with long headers (CVE-2014-3583)

- mod_lua: fix handling of the Require line when a LuaAuthzProvider is used in multiple Require directives with different arguments (CVE-2014-8109)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. 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: Medium

ID: 81837

File Name: fedora_2014-17195.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2015/03/17

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:httpd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:21

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5704, CVE-2014-3581, CVE-2014-3583

BID: 66550, 71656, 71657

FEDORA: 2014-17195