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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0927

dhost.exe in Novell eDirectory 8.7.3 before sp10 and 8.8.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via an HTTP request with (1) multiple Connection headers or (2) a Connection header with multiple comma-separated values. NOTE: this might be similar to CVE-2008-1777.
Publish Date : 2008-04-14 Last Update Date : 2018-10-31
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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 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-0927

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Microsoft Windows-nt 2000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Microsoft Windows-nt 2003 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Windows-nt 2

- References For CVE-2008-0927
XF novell-edirectory-dhost-dos(41787) CONFIRM
BID 28757 Novell eDirectory HTTP 'Connection' Header Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2008-05-05
SECTRACK 1019836
VUPEN ADV-2008-1217
BUGTRAQ 20080505 Novell eDirectory DoS via HTTP headers

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0927

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