GLSA-201610-02 : Apache: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93903


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201610-02 (Apache: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache HTTP Server.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

Remote attackers could bypass intended access restrictions, conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Apache users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/apache-2.4.23'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93903

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201610-02.nasl

Version: Revision: 2.5

Type: local

Published: 2016/10/07

Updated: 2017/01/16

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:apache, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3581, CVE-2015-3183, CVE-2016-1546, CVE-2016-4979

GLSA: 201610-02