2009-3711 | Jasper httpdx http.cpp h_handlepeer memory corruption (XFDB-53700 / SBV-31321)
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A vulnerability was found in Jasper httpdx 1.4/1.4.3 (Programming Tool Software). It has been classified as very critical. This affects the function
h_handlepeer of the file http.cpp. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:
Stack-based buffer overflow in the h_handlepeer function in http.cpp in httpdx 1.4, and possibly 1.4.3, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long HTTP GET request.
The weakness was shared 10/08/2009 (Website). The advisory is shared at xforce.iss.net. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2009-3711 since 10/16/2009. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 08/24/2021).
It is declared as highly functional.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product. Furthermore it is possible to detect and prevent this kind of attack with TippingPoint and the filter 9954.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 10.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 10.0
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Memory corruption
Status: Highly functional
MetaSploit ID: httpdx_handlepeer.rb
MetaSploit Name: HTTPDX h_handlepeer() Function Buffer Overflow
MetaSploit File: 🔍
10/10/2009 +1 days 🔍
10/16/2009 +5 days 🔍
10/16/2009 +0 days 🔍
10/16/2009 +0 days 🔍
05/08/2011 +569 days 🔍
03/18/2015 +1410 days 🔍
08/24/2021 +2351 days 🔍Advisory: xforce.iss.net
Status: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2009-3711 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 31321 – httpdx Remote DoS or Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability via a Long HTTP GET Request, High
OSVDB: 58714 – httpdx http.cpp h_handlepeer() Function Overflow
Created: 03/18/2015 15:15
Updated: 08/24/2021 02:48
Changes: (2) source_cve_assigned vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_basescore
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