WebLogic Server Double Dot GET Request Remote Overflow

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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 :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2000-12/0331.html

Solution :

Upgrade to WebLogic 5.1 with Service Pack 7 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10697 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2138

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0098