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CVE-2003-0020 Detail

Description

Apache does not filter terminal escape sequences from its error logs, which could make it easier for attackers to insert those sequences into terminal emulators containing vulnerabilities related to escape sequences.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  03/18/2003

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0020
Original release date:
03/18/2003
Last revised:
10/09/2017
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:P/A:N) (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 unauthorized modification

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.0.49 and 1.3.31 http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_13.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2003-q1/0093.html External Source VULNWATCH 20030224 Terminal Emulator Security Issues
http://frontal2.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:046 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2004:046
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104612710031920&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030224 Terminal Emulator Security Issues
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108369640424244&w=2 External Source APPLE APPLE-SA-2004-05-03
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108437852004207&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20040512 [OpenPKG-SA-2004.021] OpenPKG Security Advisory (apache)
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=108731648532365&w=2 External Source HP SSRT4717
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200405-22.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200405-22
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101555-1 External Source SUNALERT 101555
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-57628-1 External Source SUNALERT 57628
http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/11412.php Vendor Advisory External Source XF apache-esc-seq-injection(11412)
http://www.mandrakesoft.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:050 External Source MANDRAKE MDKSA-2003:050
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-082.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:082
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-083.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:083
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-104.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:104
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-139.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:139
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-243.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:243
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-244.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:244
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9930 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source BID 9930
http://www.slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2004&m=slackware-security.529643 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2004-133
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2004/0017 External Source TRUSTIX 2004-0017
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2004/0027 External Source TRUSTIX 2004-0027
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A100109 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100109
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A150 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:150
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A4114 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4114

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100109
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:100109
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:150
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:150
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4114
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4114

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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