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[DSA1132] DSA-1132-1 apache2

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-1132-1 apache2

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Mark Dowd discovered a buffer overflow in the mod_rewrite component of
apache, a versatile high-performance HTTP server. In some situations a
remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code.
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.0.54-5sarge1.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed shortly.
We recommend that you upgrade your apache2 package.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1132
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2006 Michel Arboi

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