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CVE-2003-0460 Detail

Description

The rotatelogs program on Apache before 1.3.28, for Windows and OS/2 systems, does not properly ignore certain control characters that are received over the pipe, which could allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/27/2003

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0460
Original release date:
08/27/2003
Last revised:
09/05/2008
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 1.3.28: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_13.html

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement.html Patch External Source CONFIRM http://www.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement.html
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/694428 US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#694428

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