Microsoft IIS Multiple Remote DoS (MS02-018 / Q319733)

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

There's a denial of service vulnerability on the remote host
in the Front Page ISAPI filter.

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent the remote service
from working properly.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms02-018
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2002-q2/0012.html

Solution :

Apply the patch referenced above.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10937 (iis_frontpage_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 1066
4479

CVE ID: CVE-2000-0226
CVE-2002-0072