HTTP authentication implementation in Geo++ GNCASTER and earlier allows remote attackers to read authentication headers of other users via a large request with an incorrect authentication attempt, which includes sensitive memory in the response. NOTE: this is referred to as a "memory leak" by some sources, but is better characterized as "memory disclosure."
Published 2010-02-04 20:15:50
Updated 2018-10-10 19:53:03
Source MITRE
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Vulnerability category: Information leak

Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2010-0551

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days EPSS Score History
~ 70 %
Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less

CVSS scores for CVE-2010-0551

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CWE ids for CVE-2010-0551

References for CVE-2010-0551

Products affected by CVE-2010-0551

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