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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-1850
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:15:42
Published 31 Dec 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-1850

Summary

mod_cgi in Apache 2.0.39 and 2.0.40 allows local users and possibly remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang and memory consumption) by causing a CGI script to send a large amount of data to stderr, which results in a read/write deadlock between httpd and the CGI script.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Apache Http Server 2.0.39

  • Apache Http Server 2.0.40


References

BID - 8725

XF - apache-stderr-dos(10200)

SECTRACK - 1007823

MISC - http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=22030

BID - 5787

BUGTRAQ - 20020923 Apache 2.0.(39|40) DOS (PHP!)

MLIST - [apache-httpd-dev] 20020925 CGI bucket needed

MISC - http://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=10515

CONFIRM - http://cvs.apache.org/viewcvs.cgi/httpd-2.0/modules/generators/mod_cgi.c?r1=1.148.2.7&r2=1.148.2.8


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:31