WebServer 4 Everyone Host Field Header Buffer Overflow

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


Synopsis :

The remote web server is prone to a buffer overflow attack.

Description :

The remote web server is running a version of WebServer 4 Everyone
that crashes when it receives a request for a long filename (2000
bytes) and the Host request header is set to '127.0.0.1'.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-10/0332.html

Solution :

Unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11167 ()

Bugtraq ID: 6034

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1941