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Apache < 2.0.48 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for version of Apache
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host appears to be running a version of Apache 2.x which is older
This version is vulnerable to a bug which may allow a rogue CGI to disable
the httpd service by issuing over 4K of data to stderr.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need the ability to upload a rogue
CGI script to this server and to have it executed by the Apache daemon (httpd).
Solution : Upgrade to version 2.0.48 when it is available
See also : http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22030
Threat Level: Low
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