Linksys WRT54G Empty GET Request Remote DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

It is possible to freeze the remote web server by sending an empty GET
request. This is known to affect Linksys WRT54G routers.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6629f502

Solution :

Contact the vendor and, if applicable, upgrade the router's firmware.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 11941 (linksys_empty_GET_DoS.nasl)

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