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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2012-4557

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
5 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) November 29, 2012 December 11, 2013 July 03, 2017

Description

The mod_proxy_ajp module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.12 through 2.2.21 places a worker node into an error state upon detection of a long request-processing time, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (worker consumption) via an expensive request.

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References

Solution

suse-upgrade-apache2

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