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CVE-2001-1067 Detail


Buffer overflow in AOLserver 3.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via an HTTP request with a long Authorization header.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/31/2001

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Exploit; Vendor Advisory External Source BUGTRAQ 20010822 AOLserver 3.0 vulnerability External Source BUGTRAQ 20010906 AOLserver exploit code Exploit; Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 3230 External Source XF aolserver-long-password-dos(7030)

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