13. 05. 2021 Mattia Codato Bug Fixes, NetEye

NetEye 4 – Security Advisory


Important impact: httpd security update


Security Advisory: Important impact


An update for httpd is now available for NetEye 4.17.

NetEye Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating.


httpd is the Apache HyperText Transfer Protocol (HTTP) server program used in the NetEye 4 Product to expose the web interface.

A lack of some headers useful to prevent cross-site request forgery and clickjacking attacks was found in the configuration. Attackers were able to induce users to perform actions that they do not intend to perform.

Security Fix(es) for NetEye 4.17:

  • httpd-neteye-config-1.9.1-1.noarch.rpm
  • httpd-neteye-config-autosetup-1.9.1-1.noarch.rpm

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the links listed in the References section.


For details on how to apply this update, which includes the changes described in this advisory, refer to the NetEye Update Section inside the User Guide.

After installing the updated packages, the httpd daemon will be restarted automatically.

Affected Products

All NetEye 4.x versions prior to and including 4.17.


  • NCH-18 – httpd-neteye-config: clickjacking vulnerability
  • NCH-20 – httpd-neteye-config: CSRF vulnerability


Mattia Codato

Mattia Codato

Software Developer - IT System & Service Management Solutions at Würth Phoenix


Mattia Codato

Software Developer - IT System & Service Management Solutions at Würth Phoenix

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