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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      Last Modified:  05/29/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-0804
Original release date:
05/29/2012
Last revised:
01/17/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

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

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-02/msg00064.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:0310
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-0321.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2012:0321
http://ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1371-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1371-1
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2407 External Source DEBIAN DSA-2407
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:044 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:044
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/51943 External Source BID 51943
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1026719 External Source SECTRACK 1026719
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=784141 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=784141
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/73097 External Source XF cvs-proxyconnect-bo(73097)
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-44 External Source GENTOO GLSA-201701-44

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