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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3626

Perl 5.10.1 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a UTF-8 character with a large, invalid codepoint, which is not properly handled during a regular-expression match.
Publish Date : 2009-10-29 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
5.0
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

Not vulnerable. This issue did not affect the versions of perl as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, or 5.
Source: Redhat

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-3626

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Perl Perl 5.10.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Perl Perl 1

- References For CVE-2009-3626

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3023
VUPEN ADV-2009-3023
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/53939
XF perl-utf8-expressions-dos(53939)
https://issues.apache.org/SpamAssassin/show_bug.cgi?id=6225 CONFIRM
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023077
SECTRACK 1023077
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2009/10/23/8
MLIST [oss-security] 20091023 CVE-2009-3626 assigment notification - Perl - perl-5.10.1
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36812
BID 36812 Perl UTF-8 Regular Expression Processing Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2010-02-19
http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Ticket/Attachment/617489/295383/
http://rt.perl.org/rt3/Public/Bug/Display.html?id=69973 CONFIRM
http://perl5.git.perl.org/perl.git/commit/0abd0d78a73da1c4d13b1c700526b7e5d03b32d4 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3626

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


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