LabVIEW Web Server HTTP Get Newline DoS

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

Synopsis :

The remote web server is prone to a denial of service attack.

Description :

It was possible to kill the web server by sending a request that ends
with two LF characters instead of the normal sequence CR LF CR LF (CR
= carriage return, LF = line feed).

An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to make this server and all
LabView applications crash.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade your LabView software or run the web server with logging

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11063 (labview_www_DoS.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 4577

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0748