Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache-conf (MDVSA-2009:300-2)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in apache-conf :

The Apache HTTP Server enables the HTTP TRACE method per default which
allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks
via unspecified web client software (CVE-2009-2823).

This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers.

Solution :

Update the affected apache-conf package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42811 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-300.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2823

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