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Mandriva: 2013:256: apache-mod_fcgid Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated apache-mod_fcgid package fixes security vulnerability: Apache mod_fcgid before version 2.3.9 fails to perform adequate boundary checks on user-supplied input. This may allow a remote attacker to cause a heap-based buffer overflow, resulting in a denial [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:256
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : apache-mod_fcgid
 Date    : October 18, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated apache-mod_fcgid package fixes security vulnerability:
 
 Apache mod_fcgid before version 2.3.9 fails to perform adequate
 boundary checks on user-supplied input. This may allow a remote
 attacker to cause a heap-based buffer overflow, resulting in a denial
 of service or potentially allowing the execution of arbitrary code
 (CVE-2013-4365).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4365
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0313.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 aeaa5422cba470c3e5b38cb2db7eaefa  mbs1/x86_64/apache-mod_fcgid-2.3.6-4.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 ed0f63d1db9e73e3d731a16fdb89d023  mbs1/SRPMS/apache-mod_fcgid-2.3.6-4.1.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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