openSUSE 10 Security Update : apache2 (apache2-5125)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 31765


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update fixes multiple bugs in apache :

- cross site scripting problem in mod_imap (CVE-2007-5000)

- cross site scripting problem in mod_status (CVE-2007-6388)

- cross site scripting problem in the ftp proxy module (CVE-2008-0005)

- cross site scripting problem in the error page for status code 413 (CVE-2007-6203)

- cross site scripting problem in mod_proxy_balancer (CVE-2007-6421)

- A flaw in mod_proxy_balancer allowed attackers to crash apache (CVE-2007-6422)


Update the affected apache2 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 31765

File Name: suse_apache2-5125.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/04/04

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-example-pages, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-prefork, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-worker, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/03/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5000, CVE-2007-6203, CVE-2007-6388, CVE-2007-6421, CVE-2007-6422, CVE-2008-0005

CWE: 79, 399