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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-5006

Original release date: 10/18/2010
Last revised: 10/19/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The SessionAdapter::ExchangeHandlerImpl::checkAlternate function in broker/SessionAdapter.cpp in the C++ Broker component in Apache Qpid before 0.6, as used in Red Hat Enterprise MRG before 1.3 and other products, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference, daemon crash, and cluster outage) by attempting to modify the alternate of an exchange.

Description

Per: http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/476.html 'CWE-476: NULL Pointer Dereference'

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0773
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-2684
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=642377
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?revision=811188&view=revision
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 41812
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/QPID-2080
Type: Patch Information
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2010:0774
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 41710
Type: Advisory

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