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CVE-2006-0042 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in (1) apreq_parse_headers and (2) apreq_parse_urlencoded functions in Apache2::Request (Libapreq2) before 2.07 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via unknown attack vectors that result in quadratic computational complexity.

Source:  MITRE
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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://securityreason.com/securityalert/737 Third Party Advisory
http://svn.apache.org/viewcvs.cgi/httpd/apreq/tags/v2_07/CHANGES?rev=376998&view=markup Vendor Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1000 Patch Third Party Advisory
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200604-08.xml Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16710 Patch Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0645 Third Party Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24917 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:libapreq2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
2.07

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0042
NVD Published Date:
02/18/2006
NVD Last Modified:
11/29/2018