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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-1301: Security patch for httpd24 (ALAS-2018-1004)

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Amazon Linux AMI: CVE-2018-1301: Security patch for httpd24 (ALAS-2018-1004)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
03/23/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/04/2018
Modified
05/07/2019

Description

A specially crafted request could have crashed the Apache HTTP Server prior to version 2.4.30, due to an out of bound access after a size limit is reached by reading the HTTP header. This vulnerability is considered very hard if not impossible to trigger in non-debug mode (both log and build level), so it is classified as low risk for common server usage.

Solution(s)

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-httpd24

References

  • amazon-linux-upgrade-httpd24

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