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mod_ssl hook functions format string vulnerability

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

Gain a shell remotely

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

16 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

The remote host is using a version vulnerable of mod_ssl which is older than 2.8.19. There is a format string condition in the log functions of the remote module which may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.8.19 or newer.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)