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The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
A buffer overflow in mod_alias and mod_rewrite was discovered in
Apache versions 1.3.19 and earlier as well as Apache 2.0.47 and
earlier. This happens when a regular expression with more than 9
captures is confined. An attacker would have to create a carefully
crafted configuration file (.htaccess or httpd.conf) in order to
exploit these problems.
As well, another buffer overflow in Apache 2.0.47 and earlier in
mod_cgid's mishandling of CGI redirect paths could result in CGI
output going to the wrong client when a threaded MPM is used.
Apache version 2.0.48 and 1.3.29 were released upstream to correct
these bugs; backported patches have been applied to the provided
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0