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CVE-2003-0542 Detail

Current Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in (1) mod_alias and (2) mod_rewrite for Apache before 1.3.29 allow attackers to create configuration files to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a regular expression with more than 9 captures.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.0.48 and 1.3.29: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_13.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2004.6/SCOSA-2004.6.txt
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20031203-01-U.asc
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20040202-01-U.asc
http://docs.info.apple.com/article.html?artnum=61798
http://httpd.apache.org/dist/httpd/Announcement2.html
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2004/Jan/msg00000.html
http://lists.apple.com/mhonarc/security-announce/msg00045.html
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=106761802305141&w=2
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=130497311408250&w=2
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101444-1
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-101841-1
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/434566 US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/549142 US Government Resource
http://www.mandrakesecure.net/en/advisories/advisory.php?name=MDKSA-2003:103
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-320.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-360.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-405.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-015.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-816.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/6079
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/342674
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8911 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9504
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/13400
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/54a42d4b01968df1117cea77fc53d6beb931c0e05936ad02af93e9ac@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E
https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/5df9bfb86a3b054bb985a45ff9250b0332c9ecc181eec232489e7f79@%3Ccvs.httpd.apache.org%3E
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A3799
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A863
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A864
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9458

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.14:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.18:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.19:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.20:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.23:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.24:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.25:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.26:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.27:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:1.3.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.45:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.46:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.47:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2003-0542
NVD Published Date:
11/03/2003
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018