SuSE9 Security Update : mod_perl (YOU Patch Number 11496)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41127

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VPR Score: 3.6


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


Insufficient quoting of special characters in the PATH_INFO variable could lead to excessive ressource consumption and a denial of service via a specially crafted URL. (CVE-2007-1349)


Apply YOU patch number 11496.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41127

File Name: suse9_11496.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Updated: 2021/01/14

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/04/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1349

CWE: 399