Ubuntu 8.04 LTS / 10.04 LTS / 10.10 / 11.04 : apache2 vulnerability (USN-1199-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2011-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2011-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

A flaw was discovered in the byterange filter in Apache. A remote
attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service via resource
exhaustion.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56048 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49303

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3192