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Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2003-0842
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:13:09
Published 17 Nov 2003 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Stack-based buffer overflow in mod_gzip_printf for mod_gzip and earlier, and possibly later official versions, when running in debug mode, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long filename in a GET request with an "Accept-Encoding: gzip" header.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Dag Apt Repository Mod Gzip


BUGTRAQ - 20030601 Mod_gzip Debug Mode Vulnerabilities

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:38:05