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Mandriva: 2014:081: apache-mod_security Print E-mail
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Mandrake Updated apache-mod_security packages fix security vulnerability: Martin Holst Swende discovered a flaw in the way mod_security handled chunked requests. A remote attacker could use this flaw to bypass intended mod_security restrictions, allowing them to send requests [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:081
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : apache-mod_security
 Date    : May 8, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0, Enterprise Server 5.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated apache-mod_security packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 Martin Holst Swende discovered a flaw in the way mod_security handled
 chunked requests. A remote attacker could use this flaw to bypass
 intended mod_security restrictions, allowing them to send requests
 containing content that should have been removed by mod_security
 (CVE-2013-5705).
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-5705
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0180.html
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5:
 db46a0d3c58282dcfe04727dd86e2a17  mes5/i586/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.6mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm
 aca483fdd1636091ee22011f982a0ca0  mes5/i586/mlogc-2.5.12-0.6mdvmes5.2.i586.rpm 
 9161a3c2199d97c0280bab4e55c80b4e  mes5/SRPMS/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.6mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Enterprise Server 5/X86_64:
 9399f1df36d87e88bbbc9c6168f3e9d8  mes5/x86_64/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.6mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm
 fb3954ad17067ea1151ad39a5bb416bf  mes5/x86_64/mlogc-2.5.12-0.6mdvmes5.2.x86_64.rpm 
 9161a3c2199d97c0280bab4e55c80b4e  mes5/SRPMS/apache-mod_security-2.5.12-0.6mdvmes5.2.src.rpm

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 5054d6b07b39f3388015fecb23656c36  mbs1/x86_64/apache-mod_security-2.6.3-5.4.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 ffcf62b9982c5be8b222763df594de24  mbs1/x86_64/mlogc-2.6.3-5.4.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 d3b3db04cacc97c7d0f14f20eeab1cda  mbs1/SRPMS/apache-mod_security-2.6.3-5.4.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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