CVE-2012-5499

Impact:
Low
Public Date:
2012-11-06
CWE:
CWE-400
Bugzilla:
874657: CVE-2012-5499 conga (Plone): Partial denial of service through internal function
It was discovered that Plone, included as a part of luci, did not properly handle the processing of very large values passed to an internal utility function. A remote attacker could use a specially crafted URL that, when processed, would lead to excessive memory consumption.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Clustering (v. 5 server) (conga) RHSA-2014:1194 2014-09-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 conga Affected

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