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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3357

mod_ssl in Apache 2.0 up to 2.0.55, when configured with an SSL vhost with access control and a custom error 400 error page, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a non-SSL request to an SSL port, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2018-10-19
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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 Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Vendor Statements

Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.2.2 and 2.0.58
Source: Apache

- Additional Vendor Supplied Data

Vendor Impact CVSS Score CVSS Vector Report Date Publish Date
Redhat low 2005-12-12 2005-12-05
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- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2005-3357 unix
mod_ssl access control DoS oval:org.apache.httpd:def:20053357
mod_ssl in Apache 2.0 up to 2.0.55, when configured with an SSL vhost with access control and a custom error 400 error p... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11467 unix
RHSA-2006:0159: httpd security update (Moderate) oval:com.redhat.rhsa:def:20060159 unix
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-2005-3357

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Http Server 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.28 Beta Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.28 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.35 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.36 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.37 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.38 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.39 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.40 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.41 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.42 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.43 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.44 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.45 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.46 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.47 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.48 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.49 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.53 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Apache Http Server 2.0.55 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Http Server 26

- References For CVE-2005-3357 CONFIRM
SUSE SuSE-SA:2006:051
VUPEN ADV-2008-1697
VUPEN ADV-2008-1246
VUPEN ADV-2006-4868
VUPEN ADV-2006-4300
VUPEN ADV-2006-4207
CERT TA08-150A
VUPEN ADV-2006-0056
VUPEN ADV-2006-3920
VUPEN ADV-2006-3995
BID 16152 Apache Mod_SSL Custom Error Document Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-05-29
SECTRACK 1015447
GENTOO GLSA-200602-03
FEDORA FLSA-2006:175406
REDHAT RHSA-2006:0159
SUSE SUSE-SR:2006:004
SGI 20060101-01-U

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3357

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