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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-201206-25
(Apache HTTP Server: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Apache HTTP Server.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker might obtain sensitive information, gain privileges,
send requests to unintended servers behind proxies, bypass certain
security restrictions, obtain the values of HTTPOnly cookies, or cause a
Denial of Service in various ways.
A local attacker could gain escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All Apache HTTP Server users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=www-servers/apache-2.2.22-r1'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 59678 ()