OmniHTTPd Pro Long POST Request DoS

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


Synopsis :

The remote web server is vulnerable to a denial of service.

Description :

The remote host is running OmniHTTPd Pro HTTP Server.

The remote version of this software seems to be vulnerable to a buffer
overflow when handling specially long POST request. This may allow an
attacker to crash the remote service, thus preventing it from answering
legitimate client requests.

Solution :

None at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 15553 ()

Bugtraq ID: 2730

CVE ID: CVE-2001-0613