Abyss Web Server MS-DOS Device Name DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a remote denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

It was possible to kill the web server by sending an MS-DOS device
name in an HTTP request.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2004-q4/0014.html

Solution :

Upgrade to version 1.2.3.0 or higher.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 15563 (abyss_msdos_dos.nasl)

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