Scientific Linux Security Update : httpd on SL4.x, SL3.x i386/x86_64
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60226
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThe Apache HTTP Server did not verify that a process was an Apache child process before sending it signals. A local attacker with the ability to run scripts on the Apache HTTP Server could manipulate the scoreboard and cause arbitrary processes to be terminated which could lead to a denial of service. (CVE-2007-3304).
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.