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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
[DLA 1647-1] apache2 security update
15 March 2019
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Debian GNU/Linux 8
Impact/Access: Reduced Security -- Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names: CVE-2018-17199
Revision History: March 15 2019: Updated access vector from updated
January 30 2019: Initial Release
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Package : apache2
Version : 2.4.10-10+deb8u13
CVE ID : CVE-2018-17199
Diego Angulo from ImExHS discovered an issue in the webserver apache2.
The module mod_session ignored the expiry time of sessions handled by
mod_session_cookie, because the expiry time is available only after
decoding the session and the check was already done before.
For Debian 8 "Jessie", this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your apache2 packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS
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