WebLogic Server Double Dot GET Request Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2001-2012 StrongHoldNet

Synopsis :

The remote web server is vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack.

Description :

Requesting an overly long URL starting with a double dot can crash
certain versions of WebLogic servers or possibly even allow for
arbitrary code execution.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to WebLogic 5.1 with Service Pack 7 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10697 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2138

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0098