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From "Boyle Owen" <>
Subject XSS vulnerability in mod_negotiation - status in 2.2.8?
Date Tue, 05 Feb 2008 10:40:28 GMT

Our security guy noticed this alert about a XSS vulnerability in
According to the link, it applies to apache <= 2.2.6, so no worries for

However, when I double-check the changelog for 2.2.8
( there is no specific
mention of a patch in mod_negotiation...

>From a quick inspection of the source code, there was no change to
mod_negotiation.c between 2.2.6 and 2.2.8 so can I conclude that the
vulnerability is still present in 2.2.8? (ie, can it have been handled
at a higher level?)

Owen Boyle
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