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FreeBSD: Apache -- Insecure LD_LIBRARY_PATH handling (CVE-2012-0883)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) April 17, 2012 May 07, 2014 February 12, 2015

Description

envvars (aka envvars-std) in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.2 places a zero-length directory name in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DSO in the current working directory during execution of apachectl.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-package-apache

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