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CVE-2003-0899

CVE information

Published

18 years ago

Last Modified

5 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Buffer overflow in defang in libhttpd.c for thttpd 2.21 to 2.23b1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via requests that contain '<' or '>' characters, which trigger the overflow when the characters are expanded to "&lt;" and "&gt;" sequences..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
6.4/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
Partial

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:acme_labs:thttpd:2.21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:acme_labs:thttpd:2.21b:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:acme_labs:thttpd:2.23b1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:acme_labs:thttpd:2.22:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -