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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-3872

The fcgid_header_bucket_read function in fcgid_bucket.c in the mod_fcgid module before 2.3.6 for the Apache HTTP Server does not use bytewise pointer arithmetic in certain circumstances, which has unspecified impact and attack vectors related to "untrusted FastCGI applications" and a "stack buffer overwrite."
Publish Date : 2010-11-22 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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)
CWE ID 189

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-3872 unix
DSA-2140-1 libapache2-mod-fcgid -- stack overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11988 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-2010-3872

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Mod Fcgid 2.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Mod Fcgid 2.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Mod Fcgid 2.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Mod Fcgid 2.3.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Mod Fcgid 2.3.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Mod Fcgid 5

- References For CVE-2010-3872 CONFIRM
BID 44900 Apache 'mod_fcgid' Module Unspecified Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2012-07-10
VUPEN ADV-2010-2997
VUPEN ADV-2010-2998
SUSE SUSE-SU-2011:0885
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-17474
XF apache-fcgid-bo(63303)
VUPEN ADV-2011-0031
MLIST [apache] 20101107 [ANNOUNCE] mod_fcgid 2.3.6 is released
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-17472
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2011:0884
FEDORA FEDORA-2010-17434

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-3872

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