'Memory leak in the apr_brigade_split_line function in buckets/apr_brigade.c in the Apache Portable Runtime Utility library (aka APR-util) before 1.3.10, as used in the mod_reqtimeout module in the Apache HTTP Server and other software, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via unspecified vectors related to the destruction of an APR bucket.'
This issue was resolved in a backported fix. Current up to date versions not affected.
This issue was resolved in apr-util-1.2.7-11.el5_5.2 (ClearOS 5.x) and apr-util-1.3.9-3.el6_0.1 (ClearOS 6.x). Current versions meet or exceed this minor release.
To validate that you are running apr-util-1.2.7-11.el5_5.2 (ClearOS 5.x) and apr-util-1.3.9-3.el6_0.1 (ClearOS 6.x) or later, run the following:
rpm -qi apr-util
If you need to update, run the following: