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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3183: Apache: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3183: Apache: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/20/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
01/08/2018

Description

The chunked transfer coding implementation in the Apache HTTP Server before 2.4.14 does not properly parse chunk headers, which allows remote attackers to conduct HTTP request smuggling attacks via a crafted request, related to mishandling of large chunk-size values and invalid chunk-extension characters in modules/http/http_filters.c.

Solution(s)

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

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