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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-5984

Original release date: 11/14/2007
Last revised: 11/15/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

classes/Url.php in Justin Hagstrom AutoIndex PHP Script before 2.2.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory consumption) via a %00 sequence in the dir parameter to index.php, which triggers an erroneous "recursive calculation."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low

**NOTE: Access Complexity scored Low due to insufficient information

Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: autoindex-index-dos(38437)
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 45282
External Source: BID
Name: 26410
External Source: SREASON
Name: 3360
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20071112 AutoIndex <= 2.2.2 Cross Site Scripting and Denial of Service
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://autoindex.sourceforge.net/change_log.html
Type: Patch Information

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