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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2001-1342

Original release date: 05/12/2001
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Apache before 1.3.20 on Windows and OS/2 systems allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (GPF) via an HTTP request for a URI that contains a large number of / (slash) or other characters, which causes certain functions to dereference a null pointer.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)
Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 1.3.20: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_13.html

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://bugs.apache.org/index.cgi/full/7522
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20010412 Apache Win32 8192 chars string bug
External Source: XF
Name: apache-server-dos(6527)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20010522 [Announce] Apache 1.3.20 Released
External Source: BID
Name: 2740
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/01-05-25

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