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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-2582

Original release date: 07/23/2009
Last revised: 07/31/2009


Stack-based buffer overflow in manager.exe in Akamai Download Manager (aka DLM or dlmanager) before allows remote web servers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed HTTP response during a Redswoosh download, a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-1891 and CVE-2007-1892.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
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: IDEFENSE
Name: 20090722 Akamai Download Manager Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.akamai.com/html/support/security.html
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1985
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20090722 Akamai Technologies Security Advisory 2009-0001 (Download Manager)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 35778
Type: Patch Information
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20090722 Akamai Technologies Security Advisory 2009-0001 (Download Manager)
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1022592

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