SuSE 10 Security Update : Apache2 (ZYPP Patch Number 1906)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29372


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes security problems in the Apache2 webserver :

mod_rewrite: Fixed an off-by-one security problem in the ldap scheme handling. For some RewriteRules this could lead to a pointer being written out of bounds. (CVE-2006-3747)

For SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 additionally an old security problem was fixed: mod_imap: Fixes a cross-site scripting bug in the imagemap module. (CVE-2005-3352)


Apply ZYPP patch number 1906.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29372

File Name: suse_apache2-1906.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2014/10/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/07/27

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Metasploit (Apache Module mod_rewrite LDAP Protocol Buffer Overflow)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-3352, CVE-2006-3747

CWE: 189