SuSE 11.2 Security Update : Apache (SAT Patch Number 7570)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

Apache2 has been updated to fix multiple XSS flaws.

- Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in
the balancer_handler function in the manager interface
in mod_proxy_balancer.c in the mod_proxy_balancer module
in the Apache HTTP Server potentially allowed remote
attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a
crafted string. (CVE-2012-4558)

- Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in
the Apache HTTP Server allowed remote attackers to
inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors
involving hostnames and URIs in the (1) mod_imagemap,
(2) mod_info, (3) mod_ldap, (4) mod_proxy_ftp, and (5)
mod_status modules. (CVE-2012-3499)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=806458
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807152
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3499.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4558.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 7570.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 65907 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3499
CVE-2012-4558

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