Debian: DSA-3980-1: apache2 security update

    Date20 Sep 2017
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Hanno Boeck discovered that incorrect parsing of Limit directives of .htaccess files by the Apache HTTP Server could result in memory disclosure.
    
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3980-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                     Salvatore Bonaccorso
    September 20, 2017                    https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : apache2
    CVE ID         : CVE-2017-9798
    Debian Bug     : 876109
    
    Hanno Boeck discovered that incorrect parsing of Limit directives of
    .htaccess files by the Apache HTTP Server could result in memory
    disclosure.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed
    in version 2.4.10-10+deb8u11.
    
    For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
    version 2.4.25-3+deb9u3.
    
    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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