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    Debian: DSA-3913-1: apache2 security update

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    Robert Swiecki reported that mod_auth_digest does not properly initialize or reset the value placeholder in [Proxy-]Authorization headers of type 'Digest' between successive key=value assignments, leading to information disclosure or denial of service.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3913-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    July 18, 2017                         https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : apache2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-9788
    Debian Bug     : 868467
    
    Robert Swiecki reported that mod_auth_digest does not properly
    initialize or reset the value placeholder in [Proxy-]Authorization
    headers of type 'Digest' between successive key=value assignments,
    leading to information disclosure or denial of service.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
    in version 2.4.10-10+deb8u10.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.4.25-3+deb9u2.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.4.27-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your apache2 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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