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Mandriva: 2013:156: apache-mod_security Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been found and corrected in apache-mod_security: ModSecurity before 2.7.3 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files, send HTTP requests to intranet servers, or cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via an XML external entity [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:156
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : apache-mod_security
 Date    : April 29, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0, Enterprise Server 5.0
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 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been found and corrected in apache-mod_security:
 
 ModSecurity before 2.7.3 allows remote attackers to read arbitrary
 files, send HTTP requests to intranet servers, or cause a denial
 of service (CPU and memory consumption) via an XML external entity
 declaration in conjunction with an entity reference, aka an XML
 External Entity (XXE) vulnerability (CVE-2013-1915).
 
 The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-1915
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 301f6d87bb0605dcfbae4ab94da0c32a  mes5/i586/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 d2336ca0da3dd8077819dee6abea2f6e  mes5/i586/mlogc-2.5.12-0.4mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 472a4e549a187d2020b21ab930d81b13  mes5/SRPMS/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.4mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 3b9b65c037b35917bf066b9a543d10fb  mes5/x86_64/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 edc3c3e1d31c5f0b2c204fc197d5e7b0  mes5/x86_64/mlogc-2.5.12-0.4mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 472a4e549a187d2020b21ab930d81b13  mes5/SRPMS/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.4mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 ce1e86534b8d33dafbdc2c25b8ec689b  mbs1/x86_64/apache-mod_security-2.6.3-5.2.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 d125ba595ee374b31b6f91fed316f30e  mbs1/x86_64/mlogc-2.6.3-5.2.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 77a7cb951e047e046ce5b1517c843b9f  mbs1/SRPMS/apache-mod_security-2.6.3-5.2.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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