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Vulnerability of Apache httpd: out-of-bounds memory reading via Request Reading Failure

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via Request Reading Failure of Apache httpd, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
Vulnerable products: Apache httpd, Apache httpd Modules ~ not comprehensive, Blue Coat CAS, Debian, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Symantec Content Analysis, Ubuntu.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 26/03/2018.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2018-1301, DLA-1389-1, DSA-4164-1, FEDORA-2018-375e3244b6, K78131906, openSUSE-SU-2018:1198-1, RHSA-2018:3558-01, SUSE-SU-2018:0879-1, SUSE-SU-2018:0901-1, SYMSA1457, USN-3627-1, USN-3627-2, USN-3937-2, VIGILANCE-VUL-25638.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via Request Reading Failure of Apache httpd, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
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This security threat impacts software or systems such as Apache httpd, Apache httpd Modules ~ not comprehensive, Blue Coat CAS, Debian, BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS, Fedora, openSUSE Leap, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES, Symantec Content Analysis, Ubuntu.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Apache httpd: version 2.4.30.
The version 2.4.30 is fixed:
  http://httpd.apache.org/download.cgi

Debian 7: new apache2 packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 7: apache2 2.2.22-13+deb7u13

Debian 8/9: new apache2 packages.
New packages are available:
  Debian 8: apache2 2.4.10-10+deb8u12
  Debian 9: apache2 2.4.25-3+deb9u4

F5 BIG-IP: solution for Apache HTTPD.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

Fedora 27: new httpd packages.
New packages are available:
  Fedora 27: httpd 2.4.33-2.fc27

openSUSE Leap 42.3: new apache2 packages.
New packages are available:
  openSUSE Leap 42.3: apache2 2.4.23-22.1

RHEL: new httpd24 packages.
New packages are available:
  RHEL 6: httpd24-curl 7.61.1-1.el6, httpd24-httpd 2.4.34-7.el6, httpd24-nghttp2 1.7.1-7.el6
  RHEL 7: httpd24-curl 7.61.1-1.el7, httpd24-httpd 2.4.34-7.el7, httpd24-nghttp2 1.7.1-7.el7

SUSE LE 12 RTM: new apache2 packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 RTM: apache2 2.4.10-14.31.1

SUSE LE 12 SP1: new apache2 packages.
New packages are available:
  SUSE LE 12 SP1: apache2 2.4.16-20.16.1

Symantec Content and Malware Analysis: solution for Apache HTTP Server.
The solution is indicated in information sources.

Ubuntu 12.04: new apache2.2-bin packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 12.04 ESM: apache2.2-bin 2.2.22-1ubuntu1.15

Ubuntu: new apache2-bin packages.
New packages are available:
  Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: apache2-bin 2.4.29-1ubuntu4.1
  Ubuntu 17.10: apache2-bin 2.4.27-2ubuntu4.1
  Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: apache2-bin 2.4.18-2ubuntu3.8
  Ubuntu 14.04 LTS: apache2-bin 2.4.7-1ubuntu4.20
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