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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2014-8583: Security patch for mod24_wsgi (ALAS-2018-987)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2014-8583: Security patch for mod24_wsgi (ALAS-2018-987)

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/16/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/27/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

mod_wsgi before 4.2.4 for Apache, when creating a daemon process group, does not properly handle when group privileges cannot be dropped, which might allow attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mod24_wsgi

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-mod24_wsgi

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