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 >> CGI abuses >> IIS possible DoS using ExAir's advsearch


Vulnerability Assessment Details

IIS possible DoS using ExAir's advsearch

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Acertains the presence of an ExAir ASP

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
IIS comes with the sample site 'ExAir'. Unfortunately,
one of its pages, namely /iissamples/exair/search/advsearch.asp, may
be used to make IIS hang, thus preventing it from answering legitimate
client requests.

Solution : Delete the 'ExAir' sample IIS site.

Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 193

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

Cables, Connectors

WS-C3560CX-12TC-S - Cisco Catalyst 3560-CX 12 Port Data IP Base
$1145.0
WS-C3560CX-12TC-S - Cisco Catalyst 3560-CX 12 Port Data IP Base pictureCisco SG100-16 Network Switch
$50.0
Cisco SG100-16 Network Switch pictureDell PowerConnect 6224F 24-Port SFP Fiber + Ethernet Gbit Managed Layer 3 Switch
$175.0
Dell PowerConnect 6224F 24-Port SFP Fiber + Ethernet Gbit Managed Layer 3 Switch pictureWS-C3560CX-8PC-S - Cisco Catalyst 3560-CX 8 Port PoE IP Base
$895.0
WS-C3560CX-8PC-S - Cisco Catalyst 3560-CX 8 Port PoE IP Base picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.