Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Denial of Service >> AnalogX denial of service by long CGI name


Vulnerability Assessment Details

AnalogX denial of service by long CGI name

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Crash the remote HTTP service

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

It was possible to crash the remote service by requesting
a URL with too many characters following the /cgi-bin/
directory. For example:

http://www.YOURSERVER.com/cgi-bin/TOO-MANY-CHARACTERS

where 'TOO-MANY-CHARACTERS' represents a random string of
8,000 characters.

Solution : Upgrade your web server to the latest version, or consider
an alternate web server, such as Apache (http://www.apache.org).

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 1349

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2000 Renaud Deraison

Cables, Connectors

Apple vintage lot of 10 Apple logo items- Mac Pen, Macintosh badge, Profile Read
$15.75
Apple vintage lot of 10 Apple logo items- Mac Pen, Macintosh badge, Profile Read pictureVintage Mac Apple Keyboard M0110
$125.0
Vintage Mac Apple Keyboard M0110 pictureVintage Microsoft Word 4.0 for Apple Mac Brand New Factory Sealed
$49.99
Vintage Microsoft Word 4.0 for Apple Mac Brand New Factory Sealed pictureVINTAGE Apple MAC Macintosh Texas Instrument Printer Graphic Software
$39.95
VINTAGE Apple MAC Macintosh Texas Instrument Printer Graphic Software  picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.