SuSE9 Security Update : Apache 2 (YOU Patch Number 12613)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 46217


New! Plugin Severity Now Using CVSS v3

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


The following bugs have been fixed :

- Integer overflows in libapr could potentially be exploited to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2009-2412)

- Specially crafted XML documents cause apache to consume large amounts of memory. (CVE-2009-1955)


Apply YOU patch number 12613.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 46217

File Name: suse9_12613.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/4/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/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

Patch Publication Date: 4/27/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1955, CVE-2009-2412

CWE: 189, 399