This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New apache packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0,
and -current to fix a security issue. Apache has been upgraded to
version 1.3.33 which fixes a buffer overflow which may allow local
users to execute arbitrary code as the apache user. The mod_ssl
package has also been upgraded to version 2.8.22_1.3.33.
See also :
Update the affected apache and / or mod_ssl packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Family: Slackware Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 18788 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0940