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CVE-2012-0804 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the proxy_connect function in src/client.c in CVS 1.11 and 1.12 allows remote HTTP proxy servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTTP response.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/29/2012

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://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-02/msg00064.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0321.html
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1371-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2407
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:044
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51943
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026719
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=784141
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/73097
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-44

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0804
NVD Published Date:
05/29/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/17/2018