SuSE9 Security Update : mod_perl (YOU Patch Number 11496)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

Insufficient quoting of special characters in the PATH_INFO variable
could lead to excessive ressource consumption and a denial of service
via a specially crafted URL. (CVE-2007-1349)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-1349.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 11496.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41127 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1349

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