RealServer Long ramgen Request Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2000-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote server is vulnerable to a denial of service.

Description :

It was possible to crash the remote Real Server by sending the request :

GET /ramgen/AAAAA[...]AAA HTTP/1.1

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent this system from serving Real
Audio or Video content to legitimate clients.

Solution :

Upgrade to a fixed version of RealServer.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 10199 ()

Bugtraq ID: 888

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0001