This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
A memory leak was discovered in Apache 2.0 through 2.0.44 that can
allow a remote attacker to cause a significant denial of service (DoS)
by sending requests containing a lot of linefeed characters to the
As well, Apache does not filter terminal escape sequences from its log
files, which could make it easy for an attacker to insert those
sequences into the error and access logs, which could possibly be
viewed by certain terminal emulators with vulnerabilities related to
After upgrading these packages, be sure to restart the httpd server by
service httpd restart
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0