Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache-mod_fcgid (MDVSA-2013:256)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated apache-mod_fcgid package fixes security vulnerability :

Apache mod_fcgid before version 2.3.9 fails to perform adequate
boundary checks on user-supplied input. This may allow a remote
attacker to cause a heap-based buffer overflow, resulting in a denial
of service or potentially allowing the execution of arbitrary code

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected apache-mod_fcgid package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70523 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62939

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4365

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