CVE-2009-1176

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General

Score:10.0/10.0
Severity:High
Category:Buffer Error

Impact Metrics

Confidentiality:Complete
Integrity:Complete
Availability:Complete

Exploitability Metrics

Access Vector:Network
Access Complexity:Low
Authentication:None

Published on 31/03/09 - Updated on 18/04/09

Description

mapserv.c in mapserv in MapServer 4.x before 4.10.4 and 5.x before 5.2.2 does not ensure that the string holding the id parameter ends in a '\0' character, which allows remote attackers to conduct buffer-overflow attacks or have unspecified other impact via a long id parameter in a query action.

Category: Buffer Error

CWE-119 (Buffer Errors)
The software performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer.

Security Notices

US National Vulnerability DatabaseCVE-2009-1176

Exploits

No exploits available for this CVE in our database.

Relative technologies

VendorProduct
umnmapserver

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