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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for perl-FCGI (ALAS-2011-05) (CVE-2011-2766)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for perl-FCGI (ALAS-2011-05) (CVE-2011-2766)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/23/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

The FCGI (aka Fast CGI) module 0.70 through 0.73 for Perl, as used by CGI::Fast, uses environment variable values from one request during processing of a later request, which allows remote attackers to bypass authentication via crafted HTTP headers.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-perl-fcgi
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-perl-fcgi-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-perl-fcgi
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-perl-fcgi-debuginfo

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