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VPR Score: 3.6
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
DescriptionMandriva reports :
PerlRun.pm in Apache mod_perl 1.29 and earlier, and RegistryCooker.pm in mod_perl 2.x, does not properly escape PATH_INFO before use in a regular expression, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource consumption) via a crafted URI.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.