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The remote web server has a format string vulnerability.
The remote host is running Cherokee - a fast and tiny web server.
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a format string
attack when processing authentication requests using auth_pam. This
could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service, or
potentially execute arbitrary code.
See also :
Upgrade to Cherokee 0.4.17.1 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 15617 (cherokee_0_4_17.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 11574
CVE ID: CVE-2004-1097
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