MyServer HTTP POST Request Remote Overflow DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server is susceptible to a denial of service attack.

Description :

The remote host is running MyServer, an open source web server. The
installed version is vulnerable to remote denial of service attack.
Using a specially crafted HTTP POST request to 'index.html' when
'View' is set to 'Logon', an unauthenticated, remote attacker can cause
the server to stop responding.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?913eb7d4
http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=270736

Solution :

Upgrade to the MyServer version 0.7.2 or later.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 14838 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-2517