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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-3700

Buffer overflow in sgLog.c in squidGuard 1.3 and 1.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application hang or loss of blocking functionality) via a long URL with many / (slash) characters, related to "emergency mode."
Publish Date : 2009-10-28 Last Update Date : 2018-10-10
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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 ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2009-3700 unix
DSA-2040 squidguard -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6965 unix
DSA-2040-1 squidguard -- buffer overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:13183 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-2009-3700

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Squidguard Squidguard 1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Squidguard Squidguard 1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Squidguard Squidguard 2

- References For CVE-2009-3700
OSVDB 59163
SUSE SUSE-SR:2010:014
VUPEN ADV-2010-1043
SECTRACK 1023079
BID 36800 squidGuard Multiple Security Bypass Vulnerabilities Release Date:2010-08-17
XF squidguard-sglog-security-bypass(53921)
BUGTRAQ 20091026 squidGuard 1.3 & 1.4 : buffer overflow

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-3700

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