Apache HTTP Server: Multiple vulnerabilities

2014-08-29T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201408-12
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2014-08-29T00:00:00

Description

Background

Apache HTTP Server is one of the most popular web servers on the Internet.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Apache HTTP Server. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could send a specially crafted request to possibly execute arbitrary code, cause Denial of Service, or obtain sensitive information.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Apache HTTP Server users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-servers/apache-2.2.27-r4"