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CVE-2007-5824 Detail

Description

webserver.c in mt-dappd in Firefly Media Server 0.2.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL dereference and daemon crash) via a stats method action to /xml-rpc with (1) an empty Authorization header line, which triggers a crash in the ws_decodepassword function; or (2) a header line without a ':' character, which triggers a crash in the ws_getheaders function.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/05/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.gentoo.org/show_bug.cgi?id=200110
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=98211&release_id=548679
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1597
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200712-18.xml
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483210/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483211/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/483215/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/26309
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38241
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/38242
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/4600

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:firefly:media_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
0.2.4


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-5824
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/15/2018