RealServer Malformed viewsource Directory Request DoS

(C) 2000-2014 John

Synopsis :

The remote media service has a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The version of RealServer running on the remote host has a denial of
service vulnerability. It was possible to crash the remote host by
sending a malformed HTTP request for a page in the viewsource

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of RealServer.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 10461 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1288

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0474