Apache < 2.0.47 Multiple Vulnerabilities (DoS, Encryption)

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running a version of Apache 2.x which is
older than 2.0.47. Such versions are reportedly affected by multiple
vulnerabilities :

- An issue in may occur when the SSLCipherSuite directive
is used to upgrade a cipher suite which could lead to a
weaker cipher suite being used instead of the upgraded
one. (CVE-2003-0192)

- A denial of service vulnerability may exist in the FTP
proxy component relating to the use of IPV6 addresses.
(CVE-2003-0253)

- An attacker may be able to craft a type-map file that
could cause the server to enter an infinite loop.
(CVE-2003-0254)

See also :

http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/CHANGES_2.0

Solution :

Upgrade to Apache web server version 2.0.47 or newer.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11788 ()

Bugtraq ID: 8134
8135
8137
8138

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0192
CVE-2003-0253
CVE-2003-0254