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Vulnerability Assessment Details

LabView web server DoS

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Kills the LabView web server

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
It was possible to kill the web server by
sending a request that ends with two LF characters instead of
the normal sequence CR LF CR LF
(CR = carriage return, LF = line feed).

A cracker may exploit this vulnerability to make this server and
all LabViews applications crash continually.

Workaround : upgrade your LabView software or run the web server with logging
disabled

Network Security Threat Level: Low

Networks Security ID: 4577

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2002 Michel Arboi

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