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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-1903: ModSecurity: Denial of service

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-1903: ModSecurity: Denial of service

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
06/03/2009
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
05/28/2021

Description

The PDF XSS protection feature in ModSecurity before 2.5.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (Apache httpd crash) via a request for a PDF file that does not use the GET method.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-apache-mod_security

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