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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2014-5336

Original release date: 08/26/2014
Last revised: 08/27/2014


Monkey HTTP Server before 1.5.3, when the File Descriptor Table (FDT) is enabled and custom error messages are set, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file descriptor consumption) via an HTTP request that triggers an error message.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://monkey-project.com/Announcements/v1.5.3
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140819 Re: CVE request / advisory: Monkey web server <= v1.5.2
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://github.com/monkey/monkey/commit/b2d0e6f92310bb14a15aa2f8e96e1fb5379776dd
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20140818 CVE request / advisory: Monkey web server <= v1.5.2
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 60783
External Source: BID
Name: 69279
External Source: XF
Name: monkey-webserver-dos(95336)

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.5.3
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.5.2 and previous versions
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.5.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.5.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.4.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.2.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.2.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.2.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.1.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:1.0.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.9.3
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.9.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.9.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.9.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.5
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.4:2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.4
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.3
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.8.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.7.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.7.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.7.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.6.3
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.6.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.6.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.6.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.5.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.5.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.5.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.33.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.32.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.31.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.30.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.21.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.20.3
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.20.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.20.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.20.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.13.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.13.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.13.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.12.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.12.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.12.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.11.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.11.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.10.3
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.10.2
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.10.1
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.10.0
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.1.4
* cpe:/a:monkey-project:monkey_http_daemon:0.1.1

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