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CVE-2001-1342 Detail

Description

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.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/12/2001

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2001-1342
Original release date:
05/12/2001
Last revised:
10/17/2016
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(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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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://bugs.apache.org/index.cgi/full/7522 External Source CONFIRM http://bugs.apache.org/index.cgi/full/7522
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=99054258728748&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20010522 [Announce] Apache 1.3.20 Released
http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/176144 External Source BUGTRAQ 20010412 Apache Win32 8192 chars string bug
http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/01-05-25 External Source CONFIRM http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/01-05-25
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/6527.php Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source XF apache-server-dos(6527)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2740 External Source BID 2740

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