Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache (MDVSA-2011:130-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been discovered and corrected in apache :

The byterange filter in the Apache HTTP Server 1.3.x, 2.0.x through
2.0.64, and 2.2.x through 2.2.19 allows remote attackers to cause a
denial of service (memory and CPU consumption) via a Range header that
expresses multiple overlapping ranges, as exploited in the wild in
August 2011, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-0086

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 56084 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49303

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3192

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