CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0843

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Description
Buffer overflows in the ApacheBench benchmark support program (ab.c) in Apache before 1.3.27, and Apache 2.x before 2.0.43, allow a malicious web server to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long response.
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Date Entry Created
20020808 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20071016)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Armstrong, Cole, Green
MODIFY(1) Cox
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> CONFIRM:http://www.info.apple.com/usen/security/security_updates.html
 Cox> Support inclusion decision: a user may well run ApacheBench against
   their own server in a DMZ that has been compromised therefore leading
   to a break across security zones.
   Addref: RHSA-2002:251
   Addref: RHSA-2002:248
   Addref: RHSA-2002:244
   Addref: RHSA-2002:243
   Addref: RHSA-2002:222
   Change Apache Week ref to: http://www.apacheweek.com/issues/02-10-04#security
 Christey> SGI:20021105-02-I
   URL:ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20021105-02-I
 Christey> BUGTRAQ:20021016 Apache 1.3.26
   URL:http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-10/0229.html
   XF:apache-apachebench-response-bo(10281)
   URL:http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/10281.php
   BID:5996
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5996

Proposed (Legacy)
20030317
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