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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-1152

Original release date: 04/12/2010
Last revised: 03/01/2011


memcached.c in memcached before 1.4.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon hang or crash) via a long line that triggers excessive memory allocation. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://github.com/memcached/memcached/commit/75cc83685e103bc8ba380a57468c8f04413033f9
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2011-0442
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:013
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://github.com/memcached/memcached/commit/d9cd01ede97f4145af9781d448c62a3318952719
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1023839
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100408 Re: CVE request -- memcached
Type: Patch Information
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100408 Re: CVE request -- memcached
Type: Patch Information
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://code.google.com/p/memcached/issues/detail?id=102
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://blogs.sun.com/security/entry/input_validation_vulnerability_in_memcached
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20100408 CVE request -- memcached
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:012

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