TelCondex Simple Webserver Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Matt North


Synopsis :

The remote web server has a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote TelCondex SimpleWebserver is vulnerable to a remote
executable buffer overflow, due to missing length check on the
referer-variable of the HTTP-header. A remote attacker could exploit
this to crash the web server, or potentially execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?af2bb0e4

Solution :

Upgrade to version 2.13 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 11927 ()

Bugtraq ID: 8925

CVE ID: CVE-2003-1186