Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Mandrake Local Security Checks >> MDKSA-2004:135: apache2


Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2004:135: apache2

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the apache2 package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:135 (apache2).



A vulnerability in apache 2.0.35-2.0.52 was discovered by Chintan Trivedi
he
found that by sending a large amount of specially- crafted HTTP GET requests, a
remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service on the httpd server. This
vulnerability is due to improper enforcement of the field length limit in the
header-parsing code.

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this problem.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:135
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

SmartRAID Century PM2865U3 Ultra 160 SCSI RAID Controller DPT
$69.99
SmartRAID Century PM2865U3 Ultra 160 SCSI RAID Controller DPT picturePromise Pegasus2 R6 18TB (6 x 3TB) Thunderbolt 2 RAID Storage P2R6HD18US
$2276.09
Promise Pegasus2 R6 18TB (6 x 3TB) Thunderbolt 2 RAID Storage P2R6HD18US pictureSyba 2-Port SATA I PCI Raid Controller Card Silicon Image Chipset SD-SATA150R
$25.52
Syba 2-Port SATA I PCI Raid Controller Card Silicon Image Chipset SD-SATA150R pictureGENUINE DELL HV52W 0HV52W POWEREDGE PERC H310 6G RAID CARD WARRANTY
$32.99
GENUINE DELL HV52W 0HV52W POWEREDGE PERC H310 6G RAID CARD WARRANTY picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.