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CVE-2005-2728 Detail

Description

The byte-range filter in Apache 2.0 before 2.0.54 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via an HTTP header with a large Range field.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/30/2005

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Apache (07/02/2008)

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.0.55: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060101-01-U
http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=29962 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.trustix.org/pipermail/tsl-announce/2005-October/000354.html
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/604
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102198-1
http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-081.htm
http://www.debian.org/security/2005/dsa-805
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200508-15.xml Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:161
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_51_apache2.html
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_52_apache2.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2005-608.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/428138/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/14660 Patch
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-177-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0789
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/22006
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10017
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1246
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1727
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A760

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10017
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10017
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1246
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1246
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1727
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1727
Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:760
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:760

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-2728
NVD Published Date:
08/30/2005
NVD Last Modified:
10/19/2018