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    Debian: DSA-2778-1: libapache2-mod-fcgid security update

    Date 11 Oct 2013
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Robert Matthews discovered that the Apache FCGID module, a FastCGI implementation for Apache HTTP Server, fails to perform adequate boundary checks on user-supplied input. This may allow a remote attacker to cause a heap-based buffer overflow, resulting in a denial of service
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-2778-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                      Salvatore Bonaccorso
    October 12, 2013                       https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : libapache2-mod-fcgid
    Vulnerability  : heap-based buffer overflow
    Problem type   : remote
    Debian-specific: no
    CVE ID         : CVE-2013-4365
    
    Robert Matthews discovered that the Apache FCGID module, a FastCGI
    implementation for Apache HTTP Server, fails to perform adequate
    boundary checks on user-supplied input. This may allow a remote attacker
    to cause a heap-based buffer overflow, resulting in a denial of service
    or potentially allowing the execution of arbitrary code.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:2.3.6-1+squeeze2.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:2.3.6-1.2+deb7u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1:2.3.9-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your libapache2-mod-fcgid packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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