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The remote web server is affected by a heap-based buffer overflow
The remote web server appears to be running a version of Apache that
is older than version 1.3.32.
This version is reportedly vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow
in proxy_util.c for mod_proxy. This issue may lead remote attackers to
cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code on the
See also :
Upgrade to Apache 1.3.32 or later.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 15555 (apache_mod_proxy_buff_overflow.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 10508
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0492
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