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CVE-2008-3746 Detail

Current Description

neon 0.28.0 through 0.28.2 allows remote servers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and crash) via vectors related to Digest authentication, Digest domain parameter support, and the parse_domain function.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/27/2008
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Evaluator Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html 'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'

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

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Red Hat (08/28/2008)

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of neon as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, or 5.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=476571
http://lists.manyfish.co.uk/pipermail/neon/2008-August/000038.html Patch
http://lists.manyfish.co.uk/pipermail/neon/2008-August/000040.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-08/msg00006.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:074
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/15/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/20/2
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2008/08/20/5
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/30710
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020725
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-835-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2420 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/44511
https://www.redhat.com/archives/fedora-package-announce/2008-October/msg00367.html Vendor Advisory

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3746
NVD Published Date:
08/27/2008
NVD Last Modified:
08/07/2017