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ELSA-2014-1091 Important: Oracle Linux mod_wsgi security update

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ELSA-2014-1091 Important: Oracle Linux mod_wsgi security update

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
05/27/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/26/2014
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

The mod_wsgi module before 3.5 for Apache, when daemon mode is enabled, does not properly handle error codes returned by setuid when run on certain Linux kernels, which allows local users to gain privileges via vectors related to the number of running processes.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-mod_wsgi

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