RealServer Malformed viewsource Directory Request DoS

(C) 2000-2014 John Lampe....j_lampe@bellsouth.net


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
directory.

Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of RealServer.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 10461 ()

Bugtraq ID: 1288

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0474