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SSA-2004-207-02 new mod_ssl packages Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SSA-2004-207-02 new mod_ssl packages
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
New mod_ssl packages are available for Slackware 8.1, 9.0, 9.1, 10.0
and -current to fix a security issue. A format string vulnerability in
mod_proxy hook functions could allow a possible hacker to run code as the mod_ssl
user. Sites using mod_ssl should upgrade (be sure to back up your existing
key files first).
Click HERE for more information and discussions on this network vulnerability scan.