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IBM HTTP Server: CVE-2012-0883: IBM HTTP Server incorrectly sets paths for startup

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IBM HTTP Server: CVE-2012-0883: IBM HTTP Server incorrectly sets paths for startup

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/18/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
06/22/2018
Modified
10/10/2018

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.

Solution(s)

  • ibm-http_server-apply-fix-pack-8_0_0_4
  • ibm-http_server-apply-interim-fix-pm58899-for-8_0

References

  • ibm-http_server-apply-fix-pack-8_0_0_4
  • ibm-http_server-apply-interim-fix-pm58899-for-8_0

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