Amazon Linux AMI : httpd24 (ALAS-2017-785)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 96631

Synopsis

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description

The following security-related issues were fixed :

Padding oracle vulnerability in Apache mod_session_crypto (CVE-2016-0736)

DoS vulnerability in mod_auth_digest (CVE-2016-2161)

Apache HTTP request parsing whitespace defects (CVE-2016-8743)

Solution

Run 'yum update httpd24' to update your system.

See Also

https://alas.aws.amazon.com/ALAS-2017-785.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 96631

File Name: ala_ALAS-2017-785.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/01/20

Updated: 2018/04/18

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:httpd24, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:httpd24-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:httpd24-devel, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:httpd24-manual, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:httpd24-tools, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mod24_ldap, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mod24_proxy_html, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mod24_session, p-cpe:/a:amazon:linux:mod24_ssl, cpe:/o:amazon:linux

Patch Publication Date: 2017/01/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0736, CVE-2016-2161, CVE-2016-8743

ALAS: 2017-785