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Vulnerability Assessment Details

SUSE-SA:2006:051: 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 SUSE-SA:2006:051 (apache2).


The web server Apache2 has been updated to fix several security issues:

The security fix for CVE-2005-3357 (denial of service) broke the
earlier security fix for SSL verification (CVE-2005-2700). This
problem has been corrected.

Additionally a cross site scripting bug with the 'Expect' header error
reporting was fixed (CVE-2006-3918). The Apache foundation does not
consider this a security problem.


Solution : http://www.suse.de/security/http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_51_apache.html
Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security

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