Vulnerability Details

SquidClamav URL Parsing Denial of Service Vulnerability

Published: 2012-09-17 10:15:00
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Recommendations:
Vendor updates are available. Please see the references for more information.

Summary:
SquidClamav is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

Impact:
An attacker can exploit this issue to cause the daemon to crash, denying service to legitimate users.

Affected Versions:
SquidClamav versions prior to 5.8 and 6.7 are vulnerable.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-3501

CVE Analysis

https://www.mageni.net/cve/CVE-2012-3501

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54663

References:

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/54663
http://squidclamav.darold.net/news.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2012-09-17
Modified
2018-09-17
Category
Denial of Service

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