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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2018-1283) ELSA-2020-3958: httpd security, bug fix, and enhancement update

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Oracle Linux: (CVE-2018-1283) ELSA-2020-3958: httpd security, bug fix, and enhancement update

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
03/23/2018
Created
10/15/2020
Added
10/13/2020
Modified
10/13/2020

Description

In Apache httpd 2.4.0 to 2.4.29, when mod_session is configured to forward its session data to CGI applications (SessionEnv on, not the default), a remote user may influence their content by using a "Session" header. This comes from the "HTTP_SESSION" variable name used by mod_session to forward its data to CGIs, since the prefix "HTTP_" is also used by the Apache HTTP Server to pass HTTP header fields, per CGI specifications.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-httpd
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-httpd-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-httpd-manual
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-httpd-tools
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-mod_ldap
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-mod_proxy_html
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-mod_session
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-mod_ssl

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