Jigsaw Webserver MS/DOS Device Request Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server has a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Jigsaw web server running on the remote host has a
denial of service vulnerability. It was possible to exhaust all of
the web server's available threads by requesting '/servlet/con' about
thirty times. A remote attacker could exploit this to repeatedly
freeze the web server.

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Solution :

Upgrade to the latest version of this software.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11047 (jigsaw_msdos_dev_DoS.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 5258

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1052