Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache (MDVSA-2009:295)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in apache :

Apache is affected by SSL injection or man-in-the-middle attacks due
to a design flaw in the SSL and/or TLS protocols. A short term
solution was released Sat Nov 07 2009 by the ASF team to mitigate
these problems. Apache will now reject in-session renegotiation
(CVE-2009-3555).

Additionally the SNI patch was upgraded for 2009.0/MES5 and 2009.1.

This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6a81680c

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42429 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-295.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36935

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3555

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