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 >> Cerbere HTTP Proxy Denial of Service


Vulnerability Assessment Details

Cerbere HTTP Proxy Denial of Service

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks for the version of the remote Cerbere Proxy

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is running Cerbere Proxy Server, a HTTP/FTP proxy server for
Windows operating systems. It is reported that versions up to and including
1.2 are vulnerable to a remote denial of service in the 'Host:' HTTP field
processing. A possible hacker may craft a malicious HTTP request with a large
'Host:' field to deny service to legetimate users.

Solution : Upgrade to the latest version of this software
Network Security Threat Level: Medium

Networks Security ID: 11085

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

Cables, Connectors

SUN ORACLE MICROSYSTEMS RED SUNBLADE SUN BLADE 1500 380-0693-04 3GB RAM PARTS
$299.97
SUN ORACLE MICROSYSTEMS RED SUNBLADE SUN BLADE 1500 380-0693-04 3GB RAM PARTS pictureDell PowerEdge M610 Blade Server 2×Xeon Six-Core 2.26GHz + 72GB RAM + 2×600GB
$333.33
Dell PowerEdge M610 Blade Server 2×Xeon Six-Core 2.26GHz + 72GB RAM + 2×600GB pictureHP PROLIANT BL460C G8 SERVER TWO E5-2690V2 3.0GHZ 192GB 2 X 300GB 15K SAS
$2859.0
HP PROLIANT BL460C G8 SERVER TWO E5-2690V2 3.0GHZ 192GB 2 X 300GB 15K SAS pictureHP PROLIANT WS460C G8 SERVER TWO E5-2690V2 3.0GHZ 64GB 600GB 10K SAS
$2469.0
HP PROLIANT WS460C G8 SERVER TWO E5-2690V2 3.0GHZ 64GB 600GB 10K SAS picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.