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CVE-2008-1612 Detail

Current Description

The arrayShrink function (lib/Array.c) in Squid 2.6.STABLE17 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (process exit) via unknown vectors that cause an array to shrink to 0 entries, which triggers an assert error. NOTE: this issue is due to an incorrect fix for CVE-2007-6239.

Source:  MITRE
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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:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-05/msg00000.html
http://marc.info/?l=squid-announce&m=120614453813157&w=2
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200903-38.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1646
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:134
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/04/01/5
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0214.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28693
http://www.squid-cache.org/Advisories/SQUID-2007_2.txt Patch
http://www.squid-cache.org/Versions/v2/2.6/changesets/11882.patch Exploit
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-601-1
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/41586
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A11376
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-April/msg00560.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:squid:squid:2.6.stable17:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-1612
NVD Published Date:
04/01/2008
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017