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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-6551

The default configuration of Apache ActiveMQ before 5.8.0 enables a sample web application, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (broker resource consumption) via HTTP requests.
Publish Date : 2013-04-21 Last Update Date : 2016-11-28
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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 Service
CWE ID 399

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-6551

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Apache Activemq 4.0 RC2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Apache Activemq 4.0 M4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Apache Activemq 4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Apache Activemq 4.0.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Apache Activemq 4.0.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Apache Activemq 4.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Apache Activemq 4.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Apache Activemq 5.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Apache Activemq 5.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Apache Activemq 5.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Apache Activemq 5.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Apache Activemq 5.3.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Apache Activemq 5.3.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Apache Activemq 5.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Apache Activemq 5.4.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Apache Activemq 5.4.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Apache Activemq 5.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Apache Activemq 5.5.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Apache Activemq 5.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Apache Activemq 5.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Apache Activemq 20

- References For CVE-2012-6551
REDHAT RHSA-2013:1029
BID 59401 Apache ActiveMQ CVE-2012-6551 Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2016-01-12 CONFIRM
MLIST [dev] 20121022 [DISCUSS] - ActiveMQ out of the box - Should not include the demos CONFIRM CONFIRM CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-6551

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