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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200410-21
(Apache 2, mod_ssl: Bypass of SSLCipherSuite directive)
A flaw has been found in mod_ssl where the 'SSLCipherSuite' directive could
be bypassed in certain configurations if it is used in a directory or
location context to restrict the set of allowed cipher suites.
A remote attacker could gain access to a location using any cipher suite
allowed by the server/virtual host configuration, disregarding the
restrictions by 'SSLCipherSuite' for that location.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Apache 2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=www-servers/apache-2.0.52'
# emerge '>=www-servers/apache-2.0.52'
All mod_ssl users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge sync
# emerge -pv '>=net-www/mod_ssl-2.8.20'
# emerge '>=net-www/mod_ssl-2.8.20'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 15545 (gentoo_GLSA-200410-21.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0885
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