Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache-mod_auth_mysql (MDVSA-2009:189-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in mod_auth_mysql :

SQL injection vulnerability in mod_auth_mysql.c in the mod-auth-mysql
(aka libapache2-mod-auth-mysql) module for the Apache HTTP Server 2.x
allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via
multibyte character encodings for unspecified input (CVE-2008-2384).

This update provides fixes for this vulnerability.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0

Solution :

Update the affected apache-mod_auth_mysql package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40464 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-189.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33392

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2384

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