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CVE-2009-4875 Detail

Description

FCKeditor.Java 2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via a malformed request parameter that contains "ctrl" characters.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/26/2010

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-4875
Original release date:
05/26/2010
Last revised:
08/16/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
5.0 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
2.9
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://dev.fckeditor.net/ticket/3902 External Source CONFIRM http://dev.fckeditor.net/ticket/3902
http://java.fckeditor.net/changes-report.html#a2.4.2 External Source CONFIRM http://java.fckeditor.net/changes-report.html#a2.4.2
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=697258 External Source CONFIRM http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=697258
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35709 External Source BID 35709
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/51738 External Source XF fckeditorjava-ctrl-dos(51738)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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