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SUSE-SA:2005:046: apache,apache2 Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the apache,apache2 package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2005:046 (apache,apache2).

A security flaw was found in the Apache and Apache2 web servers which
allows remote attacker to 'smuggle' requests past filters by providing
handcrafted header entries.

Fixed Apache 2 server packages were released on July 26th,
fixed Apache 1 server packages were released on August 15th.

This issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-2088.

The Apache2 packages additionally fix a single byte overflow in the SSL
CRL handling functionality, tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2005-1268.

The Apache1 packages additionally fix a harmless local buffer overflow
in htpasswd.

Solution :
Threat Level: High

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