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CVE-2009-4413 Detail

Current Description

The httpClientDiscardBody function in client.c in Polipo 0.9.8, 0.9.12, 1.0.4, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a request with a large Content-Length value, which triggers an integer overflow, a signed-to-unsigned conversion error with a negative value, and a segmentation fault.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=560779
http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2002
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/10338
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/12/12/4
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/37463

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-189 Numeric Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:pps.jussieu:polipo:0.9.8
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 cpe:/a:pps.jussieu:polipo:0.9.12
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 cpe:/a:pps.jussieu:polipo:1.0.4
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4413
NVD Published Date:
12/24/2009
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2010