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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
Description Last Modified:  02/07/2003

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
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
http://marc.info/?l=apache-httpd-announce&m=104313442901017&w=2
http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/03-01-24#security
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/825177 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/979793 US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/6659
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11124
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/11125

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0016
NVD Published Date:
02/07/2003
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2017