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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1530

Sophos Anti-Virus 5.0.1, with "Scan inside archive files" enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption by infinite loop) via a Bzip2 archive with a large 'Extra field length' value.
Publish Date : 2005-07-19 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-1530

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.4.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.78 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.78d * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.79 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.80 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.81 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.82 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.83 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.84 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.85 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.86 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.90 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 3.91 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 5.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Sophos Sophos Mailmonitor 2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Sophos Sophos Mailmonitor 2.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Sophos Sophos Mailmonitor For Notes Domino * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Sophos Sophos Puremessage Anti-virus 4.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Sophos Sophos Small Business Suite 1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 14
Sophos Sophos Mailmonitor 2
Sophos Sophos Mailmonitor For Notes Domino 1
Sophos Sophos Puremessage Anti-virus 1
Sophos Sophos Small Business Suite 1

- References For CVE-2005-1530
IDEFENSE 20050714 Sophos Anti-Virus Zip File Handling DoS Vulnerability
BID 14270 Sophos Anti-Virus BZip2 Archive Handling Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-12
SECTRACK 1014488
XF sophos-bzip2-dos(21373)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-1530

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