This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2015 Scott Shebby
The remote web server is affected by a denial of service
The remote web server appears to be running a version of Apache that
is prior to 1.3.31 / 2.0.49. It is therefore, affected by a denial of
service vulnerability. A remote attacker can block new connections to
the server by connecting to a listening socket on a rarely accessed
Note that this issue is known to affect some versions of AIX, Solaris,
and Tru64 and known to not affect FreeBSD or Linux.
See also :
Upgrade to Apache 2.0.49 or 1.3.31 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 12280 (apache_conn_block.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 9921
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0174
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