ID CVE-2003-0132
Summary A memory leak in Apache 2.0 through 2.0.44 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via large chunks of linefeed characters, which causes Apache to allocate 80 bytes for each linefeed.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.28:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.32:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.37:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.38:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.39:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.40:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.41:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.42:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.43:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
    cpe:2.3:a:apache:http_server:2.0.44:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 11-10-2017 - 01:29)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE NVD-CWE-Other
CAPEC
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE NONE PARTIAL
cvss-vector via4 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
oval via4
accepted 2010-09-20T04:00:14.769-04:00
class vulnerability
contributors
  • name Jay Beale
    organization Bastille Linux
  • name Jay Beale
    organization Bastille Linux
  • name Thomas R. Jones
    organization Maitreya Security
  • name Jonathan Baker
    organization The MITRE Corporation
description A memory leak in Apache 2.0 through 2.0.44 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via large chunks of linefeed characters, which causes Apache to allocate 80 bytes for each linefeed.
family unix
id oval:org.mitre.oval:def:156
status accepted
submitted 2003-08-17T12:00:00.000-04:00
title Apache Linefeed Allocation Vulnerability
version 41
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2003:139
refmap via4
bugtraq
  • 20030402 [ANNOUNCE] Apache 2.0.45 Released
  • 20030408 Exploit Code Released for Apache 2.x Memory Leak
  • 20030408 iDEFENSE Security Advisory 04.08.03: Denial of Service in Apache HTTP Server 2.x
  • 20030409 GLSA: apache (200304-01)
  • 20030410 working apache <= 2.0.44 DoS exploit for linux.
  • 20030411 PATCH: [CAN-2003-0132] Apache 2.0.44 Denial of Service
cert-vn VU#206537
confirm http://lists.apple.com/mhonarc/security-announce/msg00028.html
misc
mlist
  • [httpd-cvs] 20190815 svn commit: r1048742 [2/4] - in /websites/staging/httpd/trunk/content: ./ security/vulnerabilities-httpd.xml security/vulnerabilities_13.html security/vulnerabilities_20.html security/vulnerabilities_22.html security/vulnerabilities_24.html
  • [httpd-cvs] 20190815 svn commit: r1048743 [2/4] - in /websites/staging/httpd/trunk/content: ./ security/vulnerabilities-httpd.xml security/vulnerabilities_13.html security/vulnerabilities_20.html security/vulnerabilities_22.html security/vulnerabilities_24.html
  • [httpd-cvs] 20200401 svn commit: r1058586 [2/4] - in /websites/staging/httpd/trunk/content: ./ security/vulnerabilities-httpd.xml security/vulnerabilities_13.html security/vulnerabilities_20.html security/vulnerabilities_22.html security/vulnerabilities_24.html
  • [httpd-cvs] 20200401 svn commit: r1058587 [2/4] - in /websites/staging/httpd/trunk/content: ./ security/vulnerabilities-httpd.xml security/vulnerabilities_13.html security/vulnerabilities_20.html security/vulnerabilities_22.html security/vulnerabilities_24.html
secunia
  • 34920
  • 8499
vupen ADV-2009-1233
statements via4
contributor Mark J Cox
lastmodified 2008-07-02
organization Apache
statement Fixed in Apache HTTP Server 2.0.45: http://httpd.apache.org/security/vulnerabilities_20.html
Last major update 11-10-2017 - 01:29
Published 11-04-2003 - 04:00
Last modified 11-10-2017 - 01:29
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