Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache-mod_security (MDVSA-2013:187)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated apache-mod_security packages fix security vulnerability :

When ModSecurity receives a request body with a size bigger than the
value set by the SecRequestBodyInMemoryLimit and with a Content-Type
that has no request body processor mapped to it, ModSecurity will
systematically crash on every call to forceRequestBodyVariable (in
phase 1) (CVE-2013-2765).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0179.html

Solution :

Update the affected apache-mod_security and / or mlogc packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 67132 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60182

CVE ID: CVE-2013-2765

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