CVE-2004-0983

Current 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.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 01, 2005
Last ModifiedOctober 03, 2018
Assignercve@mitre.org
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
    2.3ApplicationYukihiro MatsumotoRuby1.6*******
    2.3ApplicationYukihiro MatsumotoRuby1.6.7*******
    2.3ApplicationYukihiro MatsumotoRuby1.8*******
    2.3ApplicationYukihiro MatsumotoRuby1.8.1*******
    2.3ApplicationYukihiro MatsumotoRuby1.8.2_pre1*******
    2.3ApplicationYukihiro MatsumotoRuby1.8.2_pre2*******
  • OR - Configuration 2
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSGentooLinux********
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux9.2*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux9.2*amd64*****
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux10.0*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux10.0*amd64*****
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux10.1*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux10.1*x86_64*****
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux Corporate Server2.1*******
    2.3OSMandrakesoftMandrake Linux Corporate Server2.1*x86_64*****
    2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux4.1*ia64*****
    2.3OSUbuntuUbuntu Linux4.1*ppc*****

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Yukihiro Matsumoto Ruby 1.6, 1.6.7, 1.8, 1.8.1, 1.8.2_pre1, 1.8.2_pre2
Ubuntu Ubuntu Linux 4.1
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux 10.0, 10.1, 9.2
Mandrakesoft Mandrake Linux Corporate Server 2.1
Gentoo Linux *

References

NameSourceURLTags
DSA-586http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-586DEBIAN
MDKSA-2004:128http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:128MANDRAKE
RHSA-2004:635http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2004-635.htmlREDHAT
11618http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/11618BIDPatch Vendor Advisory
ruby-cgi-dos(17985)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/17985XF
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10268https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10268OVAL
USN-20-1https://usn.ubuntu.com/20-1/UBUNTU