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Apache HTTPD: mod_lua: Crash in websockets PING handling (CVE-2015-0228)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) March 06, 2015 July 19, 2015 November 29, 2016

Description

The affected asset is vulnerable to this vulnerability ONLY if it is running one of the following modules: mod_lua. Review your web server configuration for validation. A stack recursion crash in the mod_lua module was found. A Lua script executing the r:wsupgrade() function could crash the process if a malicious client sent a carefully crafted PING request. This issue affected releases 2.4.7 through 2.4.12 inclusive.

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References

Solution

apache-httpd-upgrade-2_4_16

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