USN-3425-1: Apache HTTP Server vulnerability
19 September 2017
Apache HTTP Server could be made to expose sensitive information over the network.
- apache2 - Apache HTTP server
Hanno Böck discovered that the Apache HTTP Server incorrectly handled
Limit directives in .htaccess files. In certain configurations, a remote
attacker could possibly use this issue to read arbitrary server memory,
including sensitive information. This issue is known as Optionsbleed.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.
- USN-3425-2: apache2.2-bin, apache2