openSUSE 10 Security Update : apache2 (apache2-6054)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 35920


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


A DoS condition in apache2's mod_proxy has been fixed. CVE-2008-2364 has been assigned to this issue.


Update the affected apache2 packages.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 35920

File Name: suse_apache2-6054.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/03/13

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

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-utils, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:apache2-worker, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.3

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

Patch Publication Date: 2009/03/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2364

CWE: 399