Executive Summary

Informations
Name CVE-2004-0983 First vendor Publication 2005-03-01
Vendor Cve Last vendor Modification 2018-10-03

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
 
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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Detail

The CGI module in Ruby 1.6 before 1.6.8, and 1.8 before 1.8.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a certain HTTP request.

Original Source

Url : http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2004-0983

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10268
 
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10268
Title: The CGI module in Ruby 1.6 before 1.6.8, and 1.8 before 1.8.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a certain HTTP request.
Description: The CGI module in Ruby 1.6 before 1.6.8, and 1.8 before 1.8.2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) via a certain HTTP request.
Family: unix Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2004-0983
Version: 5
Platform(s): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
CentOS Linux 3
Product(s):
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 6
Os 1
Os 6
Os 2
Os 2

OpenVAS Exploits

Date Description
2009-10-10 Name : SLES9: Security update for ruby
File : nvt/sles9p5013198.nasl
2008-09-24 Name : Gentoo Security Advisory GLSA 200411-23 (Ruby)
File : nvt/glsa_200411_23.nasl
2008-09-04 Name : FreeBSD Ports: ruby, ruby_r
File : nvt/freebsd_ruby.nasl
2008-01-17 Name : Debian Security Advisory DSA 586-1 (ruby)
File : nvt/deb_586_1.nasl
2005-11-03 Name : cgi.rb
File : nvt/cgi_rb.nasl

Open Source Vulnerability Database (OSVDB)

Id Description
11534 Ruby cgi.rb Malformed HTTP Request CPU Utilization DoS

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2009-04-23 Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.
File : freebsd_pkg_d656296b33ff11d9a9e70001020eed82.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-11-10 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-371-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-11-10 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-394-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-02-18 Name : The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandrake_MDKSA-2006-192.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2007-02-18 Name : The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandrake_MDKSA-2006-225.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2006-12-14 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-1234.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2006-01-15 Name : The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : ubuntu_USN-20-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-12-13 Name : The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
File : redhat-RHSA-2004-635.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-11-17 Name : The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2004-402.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-11-17 Name : The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2004-403.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-11-16 Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-200411-23.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-11-13 Name : The remote web server is hosting a CGI application that is affected by a deni...
File : cgi_rb.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-11-10 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-586.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2004-11-09 Name : The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandrake_MDKSA-2004-128.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Sources (Detail)

Source Url
BID http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11618
DEBIAN http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-586
MANDRAKE http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:128
OVAL https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.ova...
REDHAT http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-635.html
UBUNTU https://usn.ubuntu.com/20-1/
XF https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17985

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