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CVE-2004-0983 Detail

Description

The CGI module in Ruby 1.6 before 1.6.8, and 1.8 before 1.8.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a certain HTTP request.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/01/2005

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-586
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:128
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-635.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11618 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17985
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10268
https://usn.ubuntu.com/20-1/

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10268
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10268

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.6.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.8.2_pre1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:yukihiro_matsumoto:ruby:1.8.2_pre2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:gentoo:linux:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.2:*:amd64:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0:*:amd64:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.1:*:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:2.1:*:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:4.1:*:ia64:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ubuntu:ubuntu_linux:4.1:*:ppc:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-0983
NVD Published Date:
03/01/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/03/2018