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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-4929: Apache HTTP Server: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
3 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) September 14, 2012 October 29, 2017 October 29, 2017

Description

The TLS protocol 1.2 and earlier, as used in Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Qt, and other products, can encrypt compressed data without properly obfuscating the length of the unencrypted data, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain plaintext HTTP headers by observing length differences during a series of guesses in which a string in an HTTP request potentially matches an unknown string in an HTTP header, aka a "CRIME" attack.

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References

Solution

gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-apache

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