Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : apache-mod_security (MDVSA-2014:081)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated apache-mod_security packages fix security vulnerability :

Martin Holst Swende discovered a flaw in the way mod_security handled
chunked requests. A remote attacker could use this flaw to bypass
intended mod_security restrictions, allowing them to send requests
containing content that should have been removed by mod_security

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73932 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5705

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