CVE-2014-8109

NameCVE-2014-8109
Descriptionmod_lua.c in the mod_lua module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.3.x and 2.4.x through 2.4.10 does not support an httpd configuration in which the same Lua authorization provider is used with different arguments within different contexts, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions in opportunistic circumstances by leveraging multiple Require directives, as demonstrated by a configuration that specifies authorization for one group to access a certain directory, and authorization for a second group to access a second directory.
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NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
apache2 (PTS)stretch (security), stretch2.4.25-3+deb9u9fixed
buster, buster (security)2.4.38-3+deb10u3fixed
bullseye, sid2.4.43-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
apache2source(unstable)2.4.10-9
apache2sourcesqueeze(not affected)
apache2sourcewheezy(not affected)

Notes

[wheezy] - apache2 <not-affected> (mod_lua only in 2.4)
[squeeze] - apache2 <not-affected> (mod_lua only in 2.4)

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