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MDKSA-2004:043: apache2 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the apache2 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:043 (apache2).
A memory leak in mod_ssl in the Apache HTTP Server prior to version 2.0.49
allows a remote denial of service attack against an SSL-enabled server.
The updated packages provide a patched mod_ssl to correct these problems.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:043
Threat Level: High
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