Bug 130750 - CAN-2004-0748 Apache child infinite loop
CAN-2004-0748 Apache child infinite loop
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: httpd (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Joe Orton
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Reported: 2004-08-24 05:43 EDT by Mark J. Cox
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 2.0.51-2.7
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-09-23 14:21:22 EDT
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httpd-2.0.50-ssl_engine_io.patch (455 bytes, patch)
2004-09-02 13:13 EDT, Robert Scheck
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Description Mark J. Cox 2004-08-24 05:43:57 EDT
Apache bug 29964 is "A remote attacker who forces an SSL connection to
be aborted in a particular state may cause an Apache child process to
enter an infinite loop, consuming CPU resources."  Fixed upstream
Aug11.  This doesn't affect mod_ssl with Apache 1.3

        CAN-2004-0748 Affects: FC1
        CAN-2004-0748 Affects: FC2
Comment 1 Robert Scheck 2004-09-02 13:13:55 EDT
Created attachment 103399 [details]

This patch should fix CAN-2004-0748, I currently can't find this patch it in
Comment 2 Joe Orton 2004-09-03 04:20:33 EDT
There will be a 2.0.51 release soon so the current plan is to wait for
that and update to it, since neither of the mod_ssl issues look to be
Comment 3 Joe Orton 2004-09-15 11:35:56 EDT
2.0.51 is now released which fixes:

 * core: CAN-2004-0747
 * mod_dav_fs: CAN-2004-0809
 * mod_ssl: CAN-2004-0751, CAN-2004-0748

along with an apr-util update which fixes CAN-2004-0786.  Updates are
being prepared.
Comment 4 Joe Orton 2004-09-17 12:30:22 EDT
Packages are now available for FC2 from the testing repos:


please post any feedback from testing these to this bug report.
Comment 5 Joe Orton 2004-09-23 14:21:22 EDT
2.0.51-2.7 updates issued, which include the fix for the CAN-2004-0811
regression in upstream 2.0.51.

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