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CVE-2017-17663 Detail

Current Description

The htpasswd implementation of mini_httpd before v1.28 and of thttpd before v2.28 is affected by a buffer overflow that can be exploited remotely to perform code execution.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://acme.com/updates/archive/199.html Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:acme:mini_httpd
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.28
 cpe:/a:acme:thttpd
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2.28


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-17663
NVD Published Date:
02/06/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/13/2018