Fedora 10 : mod_security-2.5.9-1.fc10 (2009-2686)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Security fixes for potential denials of service when using PDF XSS
protection as well as when parsing multipart requests.
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=667542&group_i
d=68846

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?af255791
http://www.nessus.org/u?123f8bb6

Solution :

Update the affected mod_security package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37482 (fedora_2009-2686.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34096

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1902
CVE-2009-1903

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