SuSE9 Security Update : Apache 2 (YOU Patch Number 12258)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41245


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


Missing sanity checks of FTP URLs allowed cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks via the mod_prody_ftp module. (CVE-2008-2939)


Apply YOU patch number 12258.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41245

File Name: suse9_12258.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/09/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2939

CWE: 79