CVE-2001-1245

Current Description

Opera 5.0 for Linux does not properly handle malformed HTTP headers, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, possibly with a header whose value is the same as a MIME header name.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 09, 2001
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationOpera SoftwareOpera Web Browser5.0*linux*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Opera Software Opera Web Browser 5.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
20010712 Re: Opera Browser Heap Overflow (Session Replay Attack)http://online.securityfocus.com/archive/1/196980BUGTRAQ
opera-browser-header-bo(6838)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/6838.phpXFVendor Advisory
3012http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/3012BIDVendor Advisory