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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2004-0488: Apache: Buffer overflow in mod_ssl

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2004-0488: Apache: Buffer overflow in mod_ssl

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
07/07/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the ssl_util_uuencode_binary function in ssl_util.c for Apache mod_ssl, when mod_ssl is configured to trust the issuing CA, may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a client certificate with a long subject DN.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-www-mod_ssl
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-apache

References

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-www-mod_ssl
  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-apache

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