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Re: [suse-security] What's the story on apache2
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 19 Mar 2005 16:12:35 +0100
  • Message-id: <20050319151235.GE4503@xxxxxxx>
On Fri, Mar 18, 2005 at 04:16:40PM +0000, BoneMachine wrote:
> Hi,
> I received a security summery from suse (2005:008). It states that there is a vulnerability in apache2. After following the lead from the changelog of the updated suse-apache rpm i reached a bugreport at Apache.
> http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=27945
>
> The thing I don't get is if the apache child process crashes or if the entire server crashes. Could this issue be exploited to bring the entire apache down?
>
> Can someone who has had trouble with this issue explain symtoms like log-messages ?

Just a child process.

It is a bug mostly, which was fixed in apache 2.0.50.

Ciao, Marcus
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