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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0751

Yaws before 1.80 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption and crash) via a request with a large number of headers.
Publish Date : 2009-03-02 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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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

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
DSA-1740 yaws -- denial of service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:8210 unix
DSA-1740-1 yaws -- denial of service oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13761 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-2009-0751

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Yaws Yaws 1.50 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Yaws Yaws 1.51 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Yaws Yaws 1.52 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Yaws Yaws 1.53 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Yaws Yaws 1.54 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Yaws Yaws 1.55 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Yaws Yaws 1.56 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Yaws Yaws 1.57 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Yaws Yaws 1.58 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Yaws Yaws 1.61 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Yaws Yaws 1.62 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Yaws Yaws 1.63 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Yaws Yaws 1.64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Yaws Yaws 1.65 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Yaws Yaws 1.66 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Yaws Yaws 1.67 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Yaws Yaws 1.68 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Yaws Yaws 1.70 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Yaws Yaws 1.71 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Yaws Yaws 1.72 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Yaws Yaws 1.73 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Yaws Yaws 1.74 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Yaws Yaws 1.75 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Yaws Yaws 1.76 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Yaws Yaws 1.77 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Yaws Yaws 1.78 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Yaws Yaws 1.79 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Yaws Yaws 27

- References For CVE-2009-0751 CONFIRM
BID 33834 Yaws Multiple Header Request Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-03-16
MLIST [oss-security] 20090219 CVE request for yaws
VUPEN ADV-2009-0590

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0751

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

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