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CVE-2003-0016 Detail

Description

Apache before 2.0.44, when running on unpatched Windows 9x and Me operating systems, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via an HTTP request containing MS-DOS device names.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/07/2003

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0016
Original release date:
02/07/2003
Last revised:
10/09/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.0.44: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://marc.info/?l=apache-httpd-announce&m=104313442901017&w=2 External Source MLIST [apache-httpd-announce] 20030120 [ANNOUNCE] Apache 2.0.44 Released
http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/03-01-24#security External Source CONFIRM http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/03-01-24#security
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/825177 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#825177
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/979793 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#979793
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6659 External Source BID 6659
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11124 External Source XF apache-device-name-dos(11124)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11125 External Source XF apache-device-code-execution(11125)

Technical Details

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