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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-12171: Moderate: httpd security update (CESA-2017:2972)

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Centos Linux: CVE-2017-12171: Moderate: httpd security update (CESA-2017:2972)

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
10/19/2017
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/23/2017
Modified
03/03/2021

Description

A regression was found in the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.9 version of httpd 2.2.15-60, causing comments in the "Allow" and "Deny" configuration lines to be parsed incorrectly. A web administrator could unintentionally allow any client to access a restricted HTTP resource.

Solution(s)

  • centos-upgrade-httpd
  • centos-upgrade-httpd-debuginfo
  • centos-upgrade-httpd-devel
  • centos-upgrade-httpd-manual
  • centos-upgrade-httpd-tools
  • centos-upgrade-mod_ssl

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