HTTP Method Remote Format String

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

It is possible to execute code on the remote host through the web

Description :

The remote web server seems to be vulnerable to a format string attack
on the method name. An attacker might use this flaw to make it crash
or even execute arbitrary code on this host.

Solution :

Upgrade your software or contact your vendor and inform him of this

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11801 (http_method_format_string.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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