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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2003-0542: Apache: multiple buffer overflows

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2003-0542: Apache: multiple buffer overflows

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/03/2003
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in (1) mod_alias and (2) mod_rewrite for Apache before 1.3.29 allow attackers to create configuration files to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a regular expression with more than 9 captures.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-apache

References

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-www-servers-apache

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