Oracle Webserver PL/SQL Stored Procedure GET Request DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by denial
of service vulnerability.

Description :

It was possible to make the remote web server crash by
supplying a too long argument to the cgi /ews-bin/fnord.
An attacker may use this flaw to prevent your customers
to access your website.

Solution :

Remove this CGI.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 10171 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-1999-1068