SUSE-SA:2006:051: apache2

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2006:051 (apache2).


The web server Apache2 has been updated to fix several security issues:

The security fix for CVE-2005-3357 (denial of service) broke the
earlier security fix for SSL verification (CVE-2005-2700). This
problem has been corrected.

Additionally a cross site scripting bug with the 'Expect' header error
reporting was fixed (CVE-2006-3918). The Apache foundation does not
consider this a security problem.

Solution :

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_51_apache.html

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24429 ()

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