Avirt Multiple Product HTTP Proxy Overflow

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


Synopsis :

The remote host is running a suite of applications that are affected
by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a product from the Avirt Gateway Suite. The
version installed is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.

It was possible to kill the HTTP proxy by sending a specially crafted
request with a too long header. An attacker could exploit this to
deny service to the affected application. It may also be possible to
exploit this to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-01/0224.html

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11715 (avirt_proxy_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 3904

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0133