FreeBSD : apache -- multiple vulnerabilities (c84dc9ad-41f7-11dd-a4f9-00163e000016)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Apache HTTP server project reports :

The following potential security flaws are addressed :

- CVE-2008-2364: mod_proxy_http: Better handling of excessive interim
responses from origin server to prevent potential denial of service
and high memory usage. Reported by Ryujiro Shibuya.

- CVE-2007-6420: mod_proxy_balancer: Prevent CSRF attacks against the
balancer-manager interface

See also :

http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement2.2.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?03e81ff5

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 33242 (freebsd_pkg_c84dc9ad41f711dda4f900163e000016.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6420
CVE-2008-2364

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