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 >> UltraSeek 3.1.x Remote DoS


Vulnerability Assessment Details

UltraSeek 3.1.x Remote DoS

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Hangs the remote UltraSeek server for some time

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

It is possible to make the remote UltraSeek server hang temporarily
by requesting :
/index.html?&col=&ht=0&qs=&qc=&pw=100%25&ws=0&nh=10&lk=1&rf=0&si=1&si=1&ql=../../../index

A possible hacker may use this flaw to prevent this site from responding
to valid client requests.

Solution : Upgrade to UltraSeek 4.x
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 1866

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

Cables, Connectors

Knoppix 7.2.0 Live Linux Bootable Startup CD (Runs form CD) +Free Retro Linux CD
$11.95
Knoppix 7.2.0 Live Linux Bootable Startup CD (Runs form CD) +Free Retro Linux CD pictureJim Stone Conspiracy Files 4 - Knoppix 8.1 live copy 20
$30.0
Jim Stone Conspiracy Files 4 - Knoppix 8.1 live copy 20 pictureKnoppix 8.1 live DVD with SD (Ignore the ebay message for local pick up)
$50.0
Knoppix 8.1 live DVD with SD (Ignore the ebay message for local pick up) pictureLatest KNOPPIX LINUX Operating system PC repair Bootable live system Windows DVD
$11.69
Latest KNOPPIX LINUX Operating system PC repair Bootable live system Windows DVD picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.