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The remote web server is affected by a denial of service
The remote web server is running a version of IIS that allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service via a long, complex URL that
appears to contain a large number of file extensions, aka the
'Malformed Extension Data in URL' vulnerability.
See also :
Apply the patches referenced above.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 10406 (iis_dos_ussrback.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 1190
CVE ID: CVE-2000-0408
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