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The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
New apache packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, and
-current to fix security issues. These include a possible
denial-of-service attack as well as the ability to possible pipe shell
escapes through Apache's errorlog (which could create an exploit if
the error log is read in a terminal program that does not filter such
escapes). We recommend that sites running Apache upgrade to the new
See also :
Update the affected apache package.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5