This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability was discovered in the the Apache mod_status module
that could lead to a cross-site scripting attack on sites where the
server-status page was publically accessible and ExtendedStatus was
A vulnerability was found in the Apache mod_cache module that could
cause the httpd server child process to crash if it was sent a
carefully crafted request. This could lead to a denial of service if
using a threaded MPM (CVE-2007-1863).
The Apache server also did not verify that a process was an Apache
child process before sending it signals. A local attacker with the
ability to run scripts on the server could manipulate the scoreboard
and cause arbitrary processes to be terminated (CVE-2007-3304).
Updated packages have been patched to prevent the above issues.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25670 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-140.nasl)
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