Fedora 18 : mod_security-2.7.1-3.fc18 / mod_security_crs-2.2.6-3.fc18 (2012-18278)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

- Update to 2.7.1

- Update Core rules set to 2.2.6

- Fix build against libxml2 >= 2.9 (upstreamed)

- Add some missing directives RHBZ #569360

- Fix multipart/invalid part ruleset bypass issue
(CVE-2012-4528) (RHBZ #867424, #867773, #867774)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=867424
http://www.nessus.org/u?01dbaaaf
http://www.nessus.org/u?6a448a98

Solution :

Update the affected mod_security and / or mod_security_crs packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63037 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56096

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4528

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