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CVE-2007-0451 Detail

Current Description

Apache SpamAssassin before 3.1.8 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via long URLs in malformed HTML, which triggers "massive memory usage."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/16/2007      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0451
Original release date:
02/16/2007
Last revised:
10/10/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
4.3 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

Upgrade to SpamAssassin version 3.1.8

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0074.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0074
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200703-02.xml External Source GENTOO GLSA-200703-02
http://spamassassin.apache.org/advisories/cve-2007-0451.txt External Source CONFIRM http://spamassassin.apache.org/advisories/cve-2007-0451.txt
http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/spamassassin/branches/3.1/build/announcements/3.1.8.txt External Source CONFIRM http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/spamassassin/branches/3.1/build/announcements/3.1.8.txt
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:049 External Source MANDRIVA MDKSA-2007:049
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_6_sr.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SR:2007:006
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0075.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2007:0075
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22584 Patch External Source BID 22584
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017666 External Source SECTRACK 1017666
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0628 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2007-0628
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32536 External Source XF spamassassin-url-dos(32536)
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1073 External Source CONFIRM https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1073
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10018 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10018

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10018
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10018

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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