Oracle Web Cache Admin Module Multiple GET Request Method DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server appears to be affected by a denial of
service condition.

Description :

It was possible to kill the web server by requesting '/.' or
'/../', or sending an invalid request using chunked content
encoding. An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to crash
the web server.

See also :

http://www.oracle.com/technology/deploy/security/pdf/2002alert43rev1.pdf

Solution :

upgrade your software or protect it with a filtering reverse proxy

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:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 11076 ()

Bugtraq ID: 3765
5902

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0386