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Apache mod_proxy content-length buffer overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for version of Apache
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server appears to be running a version of Apache that is older
than version 1.3.32.
This version is vulnerable to a heap based buffer overflow in proxy_util.c
for mod_proxy. This issue may lead remote attackers to cause a denial of
service and possibly execute arbitrary code on the server.
Solution: Don't use mod_proxy or upgrade to a newer version.
Risk factor: Medium
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