Savant Web Server Malformed Content-Length DoS

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Savant web server on the remote host crashes when it receives an
invalid GET HTTP request with a negative Content-Length field. A
remote attacker can leverage this issue to disable the affected
service.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-09/0151.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 : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11174 ()

Bugtraq ID: 5707
6255

CVE ID: CVE-2002-1828