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Apache < 2.0.48

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for version of Apache

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host appears to be running a version of Apache 2.x which is older
than 2.0.48.

This version is vulnerable to a bug which may permit a rogue CGI to disable
the httpd service by issuing over 4K of data to stderr.

To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need the ability to upload a rogue
CGI script to this server and to have it executed by the Apache daemon (httpd).

Solution : Upgrade to version 2.0.48 when it is available
See also : http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22030
Network Security Threat Level: Low

Networks Security ID: 8926

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2006 Tenable Network Security

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