SuSE 11.2 Security Update : Apache (SAT Patch Number 7570)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 65907
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Synopsis

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description

Apache2 has been updated to fix multiple XSS flaws.

- Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the balancer_handler function in the manager interface in mod_proxy_balancer.c in the mod_proxy_balancer module in the Apache HTTP Server potentially allowed remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted string. (CVE-2012-4558)

- Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the Apache HTTP Server allowed remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors involving hostnames and URIs in the (1) mod_imagemap, (2) mod_info, (3) mod_ldap, (4) mod_proxy_ftp, and (5) mod_status modules. (CVE-2012-3499)

Solution

Apply SAT patch number 7570.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=806458

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=807152

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3499.html

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-4558.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 65907

File Name: suse_11_apache2-130327.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 4/10/2013

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-doc, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-example-pages, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-prefork, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-utils, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-worker, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 3/27/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3499, CVE-2012-4558