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The remote streaming media server is affected by a remote denial of
The remote server runs a version of Icecast, an open source
streaming audio server that is older than version 1.3.11.
This version is affected by a remote denial of service because
Icecast server does not properly sanitize user-supplied input.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted URL, by adding '/',
'\' or '.' to the end, that may result in a loss of availability for
*** Nessus reports this vulnerability using only
*** information that was gathered.
Upgrade to Icecast 1.3.12 or later, as this reportedly fixes the
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 15400 (icecast_slash_dos.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 2933
CVE ID: CVE-2001-1083
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