Slackware 10.0 / 8.1 / 9.0 / 9.1 / current : new mod_ssl packages (SSA:2004-207-02)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18777
SynopsisThe remote Slackware host is missing a security update.
DescriptionNew mod_ssl packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0 and -current to fix a security issue. A format string vulnerability in mod_proxy hook functions could allow an attacker to run code as the mod_ssl user. Sites using mod_ssl should upgrade (be sure to back up your existing key files first).
SolutionUpdate the affected mod_ssl package.