Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1996-1 libapache2-mod-auth-openidc -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Nov 2019
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 942165.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2019-14857.
- More information:
A security vulnerability was found in libapache2-mod-auth-openidc, the OpenID Connect authentication module for the Apache HTTP server.
Insufficient validation of URLs leads to an Open Redirect vulnerability. An attacker may trick a victim into providing credentials for an OpenID provider by forwarding the request to an illegitimate website.
For Debian 8
Jessie, this problem has been fixed in version 1.6.0-1+deb8u2.
We recommend that you upgrade your libapache2-mod-auth-openidc packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS