Fedora 11 : mod_security-2.5.12-1.fc11 (2010-1862)

High Nessus Plugin ID 47278


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


SECURITY: This release fixes several issues including potential rule bypass and Denial of Service attacks.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected mod_security package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 47278

File Name: fedora_2010-1862.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/07/01

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:mod_security, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/02/16

Reference Information

OSVDB: 62218, 62298

FEDORA: 2010-1862