NetworkActiv Web Server Encoded URL Request Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote service is vulnerable to a denial of service.

Description :

The remote host is running NetworkActive Web Server - an alternative web server.

There is a vulnerability in the remote version of this software that
could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service against the
remote server by sending an HTTP GET request containing a '%25'
character.

See also :

http://www.networkactiv.com/WebServer.html

Solution :

Upgrade to NetworkActive Web Server version 2.0 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 15421 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11326

CVE ID: