Monkey HTTP Daemon (monkeyd) PostMethod() Function Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be run on the remote web server.

Description :

The version of Monkey web server that you are running is vulnerable
to a buffer overflow on a POST command with too much data.
It is possible to make this web server crash or execute arbitrary code.

Solution :

Upgrade to Monkey server 0.6.2

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11544 ()

Bugtraq ID: 7202

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0218