Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : apache (cve_2012_0021_improper_input)

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


Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- The log_cookie function in mod_log_config.c in the
mod_log_config module in the Apache HTTP Server 2.2.17
through 2.2.21, when a threaded MPM is used, does not
properly handle a %{}C format string, which allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon
crash) via a cookie that lacks both a name and a value.
(CVE-2012-0021)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?d96cebbe

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 6.6.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80581 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0021

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now