FreeBSD : apache -- Range header DoS vulnerability (7f6108d2-cea8-11e0-9d58-0800279895ea)

High Nessus Plugin ID 56017


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Apache HTTP server project reports :

A denial of service vulnerability has been found in the way the multiple overlapping ranges are handled by Apache HTTPD server.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 56017

File Name: freebsd_pkg_7f6108d2cea811e09d580800279895ea.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Published: 2011/08/31

Modified: 2015/05/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache-event, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache-itk, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache-peruser, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:apache-worker, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2011/08/30

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/08/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-3192