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[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2011:1229-1: important: Security update for apache2
SUSE Security Update: Security update for apache2
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Announcement ID: SUSE-SU-2011:1229-1
Rating: important
References: #713966 #718106 #719236 #722545
Cross-References: CVE-2011-3192
Affected Products:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3
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An update that solves one vulnerability and has three fixes
is now available.

Description:


This update fixes several security issues in the Apache2
webserver.

*

The severe ByteRange remote denial of service attack
(CVE-2011-3192) was fixed, configuration options used by
upstream were added.

Introduce new config option: Allow MaxRanges Number
of ranges requested, if exceeded, the complete content is
served. default: 200 0|unlimited: unlimited none: Range
headers are ignored. This option is a backport from 2.2.21.

*

CVE-2011-0419,CVE-2011-1928: Two fnmatch denial of
service attacks were fixed that could exhaust the servers
memory.

*

CVE-2010-1623: Another memoryleak was fixed that
could exhaust httpd server memory via unspecified methods.

*

CVE-2011-3368: This update also includes fixes a fix
for a mod_proxy reverse exposure via RewriteRule or
ProxyPassMatch directives.

Security Issue references:

* CVE-2011-3192
<http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2011-3192
>

Indications:

Please install this update.


Package List:

- SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3 (i586 s390x x86_64):

apache2-2.2.3-16.32.37.1
apache2-devel-2.2.3-16.32.37.1
apache2-doc-2.2.3-16.32.37.1
apache2-example-pages-2.2.3-16.32.37.1
apache2-prefork-2.2.3-16.32.37.1
apache2-worker-2.2.3-16.32.37.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-3192.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/713966
https://bugzilla.novell.com/718106
https://bugzilla.novell.com/719236
https://bugzilla.novell.com/722545

http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=93f3f0fb2aeae6252ba07a3f17184bb0

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