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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-5704

The Hotblocks module 6.x-1.x before 6.x-1.8 for Drupal allows remote authenticated users with the "administer hotblocks" permission to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and time out) via a block that references itself.
Publish Date : 2012-11-01 Last Update Date : 2012-11-01
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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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-5704

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Justin Dodge Hotblocks 6.x-1.x DEV Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Justin Dodge Hotblocks 6.x-1.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Justin Dodge Hotblocks 6.x-1.6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Justin Dodge Hotblocks 6.x-1.7 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Justin Dodge Hotblocks 4

- References For CVE-2012-5704
MLIST [oss-security] 20121004 CVE Request for Drupal Contributed Modules CONFIRM
MLIST [oss-security] 20121007 Re: CVE Request for Drupal Contributed Modules

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-5704

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

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