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The remote proxy server has a denial of service vulnerability.
The remote host is running Cerbere Proxy Server, a HTTP/FTP proxy
server for Windows operating systems. It is reported that versions up
to and including 1.2 are vulnerable to a remote denial of service in
the 'Host:' HTTP field processing. An attacker may craft a malicious
HTTP request with a large 'Host:' field to deny service to legitimate
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Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 14640 (cerbere_proxy_dos.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 11085