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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2506

Original release date: 05/03/2007
Last revised: 11/05/2012
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

WebSpeed 3.x in OpenEdge 10.x in Progress Software Progress 9.1e, and certain other 9.x versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and daemon hang) via a messenger URL that invokes _edit.r with no additional parameters, as demonstrated by requests for cgiip.exe or wsisa.dll with WService=wsbroker1/_edit.r in the PATH_INFO.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
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

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ishare.nl/
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070502 response Progress: Denial of Service attack against WebSpeed possible
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25129
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 23778
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 35541
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070501 Disable website access for sites running Webspeed
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://progress.atgnow.com/esprogress/resultDisplay.do?gotoLink=115&docType=1006&clusterName=CombinedCluster&contentId=12&groupId=3&answerGroup=1&score=1932&page=http%3A%2F%2Fprogress.atgnow.com%2Fesprogress%2Fdocs%2FSolutions%2FProgress%2FESERVER_P123694.xhtml&result=0&excerpt=P123694

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