Upstream information

CVE-2005-2970 at MITRE

Description

Memory leak in the worker MPM (worker.c) for Apache 2, in certain circumstances, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via aborted connections, which prevents the memory for the transaction pool from being reused for other connections.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 132728 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
Open Enterprise Server
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.49-27.36.3
suse91.ia64
sles9-nlpos.x86
suse91.ppc
suse91.s390
YOU Patch Nr: 10706
SUSE LINUX 10.0
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.54-10.2
SuSE Linux 9.0 for AMD64
SuSE Linux 9.0 for IA32
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.48-157
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for IA32
SUSE LINUX 9.1 for x86-64
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.49-27.36.3
SUSE LINUX 9.2
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.50-7.11
SUSE LINUX 9.3
  • apache2-worker >= 2.0.53-9.9