HTTP Method Remote Format String

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Synopsis :

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

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
vulnerability.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11801 (http_method_format_string.nasl)

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