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<glsa id="201402-09">
<title>Apache mod_fcgid: Arbitrary code execution </title>
<synopsis>A buffer overflow in Apache mod_fcgid might allow remote attackers
to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">mod_fcgid</product>
<announced>February 07, 2014</announced>
<revised>February 07, 2014: 1</revised>
<bug>487314</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="www-apache/mod_fcgid" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.3.9</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.3.9</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>Apache mod_fcgid is a binary-compatible alternative to mod_fastcgi with
better process management.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Apache mod_fcgid fails to perform a boundary check on user-supplied
input, potentially resulting in a heap-based buffer overflow.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker can supply a crafted input, possibly resulting in
execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service condition.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All Apache mod_fcgid users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=www-apache/mod_fcgid-2.3.9"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4365">CVE-2013-4365</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Wed, 22 Jan 2014 21:08:50 +0000">
BlueKnight
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Fri, 07 Feb 2014 20:03:11 +0000">
BlueKnight
</metadata>
</glsa>