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CVE-2006-2941 Detail

Description

Mailman before 2.1.9rc1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via unspecified vectors involving "standards-breaking RFC 2231 formatted headers".

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  09/05/2006

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-2941
Original release date:
09/05/2006
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://mail.python.org/pipermail/mailman-announce/2006-September/000087.html External Source MLIST [Mailman-Announce] 20060913 RELEASED: Mailman 2.1.9
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0600.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2006:0600
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200609-12.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200609-12
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016808 External Source SECTRACK 1016808
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=103&release_id=444295 Patch External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=103&release_id=444295
http://svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/mailman/trunk/mailman/Mailman/Utils.py?r1=7859&r2=7923 Patch External Source MISC http://svn.sourceforge.net/viewvc/mailman/trunk/mailman/Mailman/Utils.py?r1=7859&r2=7923
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:165 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2006:165
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_25_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:025
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19831 External Source BID 19831
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-345-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-345-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/3446 External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3446
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/28732 External Source XF mailman-headers-dos(28732)
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A9912 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9912

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9912
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9912

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