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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
Description Last Modified:  02/16/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
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
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2007-0074.html
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200703-02.xml
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
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2007:049
http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2007_6_sr.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2007-0075.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/22584 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1017666
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0628 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/32536
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1073
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10018

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)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:3.1.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:apache:spamassassin:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
3.1.7


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-0451
NVD Published Date:
02/16/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017