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CVE-2006-1957 Detail

Description

The com_rss option (rss.php) in (1) Mambo and (2) Joomla! allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disk consumption and possibly web-server outage) via multiple requests with different values of the feed parameter.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  04/21/2006

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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2006-04/0380.html
http://irannetjob.com/content/view/209/28/
http://www.kapda.ir/advisory-313.html Exploit Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/431317/100/0/threaded
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/26131

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:joomla:joomla\!:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mambo-foundation:mambo:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-1957
NVD Published Date:
04/21/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2018