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Debian: DSA-3278-1: libapache-mod-jk security update

Date 03 Jun 2015
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
An information disclosure flaw due to incorrect JkMount/JkUnmount directives processing was found in the Apache 2 module mod_jk to forward requests from the Apache web server to Tomcat. A JkUnmount rule for a subtree of a previous JkMount rule could be ignored. This could allow a

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Debian Security Advisory DSA-3278-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                           Markus Koschany
June 03, 2015                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : libapache-mod-jk
CVE ID         : CVE-2014-8111
Debian Bug     : 783233

An information disclosure flaw due to incorrect JkMount/JkUnmount
directives processing was found in the Apache 2 module mod_jk to forward
requests from the Apache web server to Tomcat. A JkUnmount rule for a
subtree of a previous JkMount rule could be ignored. This could allow a
remote attacker to potentially access a private artifact in a tree that
would otherwise not be accessible to them.

For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
in version 1:1.2.37-1+deb7u1.

For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:1.2.37-4+deb8u1.

For the testing distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed
in version 1:1.2.40+svn150520-1.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
version 1:1.2.40+svn150520-1.

We recommend that you upgrade your libapache-mod-jk 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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