Apache < 2.0.48 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Log Correlation Engine Plugin ID 800583
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The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.


The remote host appears to be running a version of Apache 2.x that is older than 2.0.48. This version is vulnerable to a bug that may allow a rogue CGI to disable the httpd service by issuing over 4K of data to stderr. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would need the ability to upload a rogue CGI script to this server and to have it executed by the Apache daemon (httpd).


Upgrade to version 2.0.48 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 800583

Family: Web Servers

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 6.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0542, CVE-2003-0789, CVE-2002-0061, CVE-2004-0087, CVE-2004-0090, CVE-2004-0092, CVE-2004-0085, CVE-2004-0086, CVE-2004-0088

BID: 4335, 8911, 9504, 8926