Alibaba Web Server 2.0 HTTP Request Overflow DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server seems to be vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description :

It is possible to make the remote web server execute
arbitrary commands by sending the following request:

POST AA[...]AA/ HTTP/1.0

This problem may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on
the remote system or create a denial of service (DoS) attack.

Solution :

At the time of this writing, no solution was available.
Check with your vendor for a possible patch, or consider changing your
web server.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10012 (alibaba_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 1482

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0626