Amazon Linux AMI : php-pecl-apc Cross-site Scripting Vulnerability (ALAS-2012-96)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

A cross-site scripting (XSS) flaw was found in the 'apc.php' script,
which provides a detailed analysis of the internal workings of APC and
is shipped as part of the APC extension documentation. A remote
attacker could possibly use this flaw to conduct a cross-site
scripting attack. (CVE-2010-3294)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2f18a861

Solution :

Run 'yum update php-pecl-apc' to update your system.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69703 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3294