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Bug 928540 (CVE-2023-38709, CVE-2024-24795, CVE-2024-27316) - <www-servers/apache-2.4.59: HTTP/2 CONTINUATION frames can be utilized for DoS attacks
Summary: <www-servers/apache-2.4.59: HTTP/2 CONTINUATION frames can be utilized for Do...
Alias: CVE-2023-38709, CVE-2024-24795, CVE-2024-27316
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal minor (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B3 [glsa? cleanup]
Depends on: 931704
Blocks: VU#421644
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Reported: 2024-04-03 22:24 UTC by Christopher Fore
Modified: 2024-05-12 05:31 UTC (History)
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Description Christopher Fore 2024-04-03 22:24:44 UTC

HTTP/2 CONTINUATION frames without the END_HEADERS flag set can be sent in a continuous stream by an attacker to an Apache Httpd implementation, which will not properly terminate the request early.
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2024-04-05 07:00:34 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

commit 088cdf9b01886b180d1807674608c7da366be8a1
Author:     Hans de Graaff <>
AuthorDate: 2024-04-05 06:59:44 +0000
Commit:     Hans de Graaff <>
CommitDate: 2024-04-05 07:00:24 +0000

    www-servers/apache: add 2.4.59
    Signed-off-by: Hans de Graaff <>

 www-servers/apache/Manifest             |   2 +
 www-servers/apache/apache-2.4.59.ebuild | 252 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 254 insertions(+)