Scientific Linux Security Update : httpd on SL4.x, SL3.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

The Apache HTTP Server did not verify that a process was an Apache
child process before sending it signals. A local attacker with the
ability to run scripts on the Apache HTTP Server could manipulate the
scoreboard and cause arbitrary processes to be terminated which could
lead to a denial of service. (CVE-2007-3304).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60226 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3304