Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mod_perl (MDVSA-2009:091-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in mod_perl v1.x and
v2.x :

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Status.pm in
Apache::Status and Apache2::Status in mod_perl1 and mod_perl2 for the
Apache HTTP Server, when /perl-status is accessible, allows remote
attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the URI
(CVE-2009-0796).

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers

Solution :

Update the affected apache-mod_perl and / or apache-mod_perl-devel
packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37785 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-091.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34383

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0796

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