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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0042

Unspecified vulnerability in (1) apreq_parse_headers and (2) apreq_parse_urlencoded functions in Apache2::Request (Libapreq2) before 2.07 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via unknown attack vectors that result in quadratic computational complexity.
Publish Date : 2006-02-18 Last Update Date : 2018-11-29
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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

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0042

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Libapreq2 0.31 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Libapreq2 0.31 03 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Libapreq2 0.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Libapreq2 1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Libapreq2 1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Libapreq2 1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Libapreq2 1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Libapreq2 1.33 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Libapreq2 1.34 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Libapreq2 2.01 03 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Libapreq2 2.02 02 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Libapreq2 2.03 04 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apache Libapreq2 2.04 03 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apache Libapreq2 2.05 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apache Libapreq2 2.06 DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 OS Debian Debian Linux 3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Libapreq2 15
Debian Debian Linux 2

- References For CVE-2006-0042
BID 16710 Apache Libapreq2 Quadratic Behavior Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-12-15
VUPEN ADV-2006-0645
XF libapreq2-parsing-dos(24917)
GENTOO GLSA-200604-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0042

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