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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for mod_nss (ALAS-2013-253) (CVE-2013-4566)

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Amazon Linux AMI: Security patch for mod_nss (ALAS-2013-253) (CVE-2013-4566)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
12/12/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/28/2014
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

mod_nss 1.0.8 and earlier, when NSSVerifyClient is set to none for the server/vhost context, does not enforce the NSSVerifyClient setting in the directory context, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mod_nss
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mod_nss-debuginfo

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mod_nss
  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mod_nss-debuginfo

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