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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1342

Apache before 1.3.20 on Windows and OS/2 systems allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (GPF) via an HTTP request for a URI that contains a large number of / (slash) or other characters, which causes certain functions to dereference a null pointer.
Publish Date : 2001-05-12 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Vendor Statements

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 1.3.20:
Source: Apache

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Denial of service attack on Win32 and OS2 oval:org.apache.httpd:def:20011342
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1342

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.12 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.14 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.15 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.16 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.17 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.18 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Http Server 1.3.19 Win32 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Http Server 7

- References For CVE-2001-1342
XF apache-server-dos(6527)
BUGTRAQ 20010522 [Announce] Apache 1.3.20 Released
BUGTRAQ 20010412 Apache Win32 8192 chars string bug CONFIRM
BID 2740 Apache Web Server HTTP Request Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2001-04-12 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1342

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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