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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-0387

Original release date: 01/25/2010
Last revised: 01/26/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Multiple heap-based buffer overflows in (1) webservd and (2) the admin server in Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 7 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) and possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string in an "Authorization: Digest" HTTP header.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
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 unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 37896
External Source: XF
Name: jsws-digest-header-bo(55792)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1023488
External Source: MLIST
Name: [dailydave] 20100120 Sun Web Server digest auth overflow
External Source: MISC
Name: http://intevydis.blogspot.com/2010/01/sun-java-system-web-server-70u7-digest.html

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