openSUSE 10 Security Update : apache2-mod_python (apache2-mod_python-4448)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update fixes a buffer overflow in apache2-mod_python that occurs
while using python-based output-filter. This bug can be triggered
remotely to read possibly confidential data from the process space of
the web-server and in rare cases to execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2004-2680)

Solution :

Update the affected apache2-mod_python package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29879 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2680

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