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CVE-2005-1266 Detail

Description

Apache SpamAssassin 3.0.1, 3.0.2, and 3.0.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and slowdown) via a message with a long Content-Type header without any boundaries.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  06/15/2005

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://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=94722 Patch
http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/spamassassin-announce/200506.mbox/%3c17072.35054.586017.822288@proton.pathname.com%3e
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200506-17.xml Patch
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-736
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:106
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-498.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/13978
http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/cc4ce06b-e01c-11d9-a8bd-000cf18bbe54.html Patch
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10901

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10901
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10901

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-1266
NVD Published Date:
06/15/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017