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CVE-2003-0132 Detail

Description

A memory leak in Apache 2.0 through 2.0.44 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via large chunks of linefeed characters, which causes Apache to allocate 80 bytes for each linefeed.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/11/2003

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0132
Original release date:
04/11/2003
Last revised:
10/10/2017
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: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 2.0.45: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.apple.com/mhonarc/security-announce/msg00028.html External Source CONFIRM http://lists.apple.com/mhonarc/security-announce/msg00028.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104931360606484&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030402 [ANNOUNCE] Apache 2.0.45 Released
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104982175321731&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030408 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 04.08.03: Denial of Service in Apache HTTP Server 2.x
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104994239010517&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030409 GLSA: apache (200304-01)
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=104994309010974&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030408 Exploit Code Released for Apache 2.x Memory Leak
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=105001663120995&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030410 working apache <= 2.0.44 DoS exploit for linux.
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=105013378320711&w=2 External Source BUGTRAQ 20030411 PATCH: [CAN-2003-0132] Apache 2.0.44 Denial of Service
http://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=205147 External Source MISC http://support.ca.com/irj/portal/anonymous/phpsupcontent?contentID=205147
http://www.idefense.com/advisory/04.08.03.txt External Source MISC http://www.idefense.com/advisory/04.08.03.txt
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/206537 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#206537
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-139.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2003:139
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1233 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1233
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A156 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:156

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:156
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:156

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