Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 134825
CAN-2004-0885 SSLCipherSuite bypass
Last modified: 2008-01-29 04:32:36 EST
An issue has been discovered in the mod_ssl module when configured to
use the "SSLCipherSuite" directive in directory or location context.
If a particular location context has been configured to require a
specific set of cipher suites, then a client will be able to access
that location using any cipher suite allowed by the virtual host
This issue was reported in Apache bugzilla.
This is a fairly rare and uncommon configuration, so the security
impact is low. We'll likely include a fix for this issue during the
This is going to be fix by RHSA-2004:562.
An errata has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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