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CVE-2009-2281 Detail

Description

Multiple heap-based buffer underflows in the readPostBody function in cgiutil.c in mapserv in MapServer 4.x through 4.10.4 and 5.x before 5.4.2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a crafted Content-Length HTTP header or (2) a large HTTP request, related to an integer overflow that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: this issue reportedly exists because of an incomplete fix for CVE-2009-0840.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/23/2009

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 10.0 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mapserver/mapserver_4.10.0-5.1+etch4.diff.gz Patch
http://security.debian.org/pool/updates/main/m/mapserver/mapserver_5.0.3-3+lenny4.diff.gz Patch
http://trac.osgeo.org/mapserver/browser/tags/rel-5-4-2/mapserver/HISTORY.TXT
http://trac.osgeo.org/mapserver/ticket/2943
http://www.debian.org/security/2009/dsa-1914
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/07/01/1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/07/01/6

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.2:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.4.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.6.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.8:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.8:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.8:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.8:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.8:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:4.10.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta5:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:beta6:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.0.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.2.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta3:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:beta4:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:rc1:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.0:rc2:*:*:*:*:*:*
cpe:2.3:a:umn:mapserver:5.4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-2281
NVD Published Date:
10/23/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/26/2009