Web Server Long URL Handling Remote Overflow DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server may be affected by a buffer overflow
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote web server crashes when it receives a too long URL. It
might be possible to make it execute arbitrary code through this flaw.

Solution :

Contact the web server's author / vendor for a patch.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true