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Debian: 2937-1: mod-wsgi: Summary Print E-mail
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Debian Security Report Summary
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2937-1                                 Moritz Muehlenhoff
May 27, 2014                 
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Package        : mod-wsgi
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-0240 CVE-2014-0242

Two security issues have been found in the Python WSGI adapter module 
for Apache:


    Robert Kisteleki discovered a potential privilege escalation in
    daemon mode. This is not exploitable with the kernel used in Debian


    Buck Golemon discovered that incorect memory handling could lead to
    information disclosure when processing Content-Type headers.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.3-2+deb6u1.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.3-4+deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.5-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
version 3.5-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your mod-wsgi packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at:

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