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CVE 2011-1928

'The fnmatch implementation in apr_fnmatch.c in the Apache Portable Runtime (APR) library 1.4.3 and 1.4.4, and the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.18, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a URI that does not match unspecified types of wildcard patterns, as demonstrated by attacks against mod_autoindex in httpd when a /*/WEB-INF/ configuration pattern is used. NOTE: this issue exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2011-0419.'

ClearCenter response

Short response

This issue was resolved in a backported fix. Current up to date versions not affected.

Long response

This issue was resolved in apr-1.2.7-11.el5_6.5 (ClearOS 5.x) and apr-1.3.9-3.el6_1.2 (ClearOS 6.x). Current versions exceed this minor release.


To validate that you are running apr-1.2.7-11.el5_6.5 (ClearOS 5.x) and apr-1.3.9-3.el6_1.2 (ClearOS 6.x) or later, run the following:

rpm -qi apr

If you need to update, run the following:

yum update
content/en_us/announcements_cve_cve-2011-1928.txt · Last modified: 2014/12/22 11:29 by dloper