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Security update for Apache

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(Last modified: 23APR2007)


solutions Security update for Apache SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (7fac7ee58af7c7ce1abe19368372819d)

Applies to

Package: apache
apache-devel
mod_ssl
Product(s): SUSE CORE 9 for x86
SUSE CORE 9 for Itanium Processor Family
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM POWER
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM S/390 31bit
SUSE CORE 9 for IBM zSeries 64bit
SUSE CORE 9 for AMD64 and Intel EM64T
SUSE LINUX Retail Solution 8
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for x86
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM S/390 and IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM zSeries
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
Novell Linux POS 9
Open Enterprise Server
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
Patch: patch-11489
Release: 20070423
Obsoletes: 5d0c08a7586a4b960c62a9ab75e96a7c
c8f50f792fe055f69b66e13b90b7cba5
b0ad3afc1961097e6bb58010b7dba2c4

Indications

Install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

This update includes a missed security update for Apache 1.3. The problem is already fixed for our Apache2 packages.
CVE-2005-3352: mod_imap: Escape untrusted Referer header before outputting in HTML to avoid potential cross-site scripting. A change was also made to ap_escape_html so we escape quotes.

Solution

Please install the updates provided at the location noted below.

Installation notes

This update is provided as an RPM package that can easily be installed onto a running system by using this command:
rpm -Fvh apache.rpm apache-devel.rpm mod_ssl.rpm

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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