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Security update for Apache 2

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(Last modified: 02SEP2004)


solutions Security update for Apache 2 SuSE Linux Maintenance Web (b5c9d8218b0d72e7090d96c19ca7c6a6)

Applies to

Package: apache2
apache2-prefork
apache2-worker
apache2-devel
apache2-doc
apache2-example-pages
libapr0
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
Patch: patch-9331
Release: 20040902
Obsoletes: none

Indications

Everyone using apache2 should install this update.

Contraindications

None.

Problem description

A Denial of Service condition and an out of bounds memory access bug in the
SSL input filter has been fixed. CAN-2004-0748 and CAN-2004-0751 have been
assigned to these issues.

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 apache2.rpm apache2-prefork.rpm apache2-worker.rpm apache2-devel.rpm apache2-doc.rpm apache2-example-pages.rpm libapr0.rpm
After the update you need to restart Apache by issuing:
rcapache2 restart

links to download packages

Download Source Packages

Download the source code of the patches for maintained products.


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