SuSE 11.3 Security Update : apache2-mod_security2 (SAT Patch Number 9585)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 77099


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing a security update.


This apache2-mod_security2 update fixes the following security issue :

- bypass of intended rules via chunked requests (CVE-2013-5705). (bnc#871309)


Apply SAT patch number 9585.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 77099

File Name: suse_11_apache2-mod_security2-140807.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2014/08/09

Modified: 2014/08/09

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:apache2-mod_security2, 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: 2014/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-5705