This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote web server is prone to denial of service attacks.
The remote host is running a version of Lotus Domino Server's web
service that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
By sending a specially crafted HTTP request with a long string of
unicode characters, a remote attacker can crash the nHTTP.exe process,
denying service to legitimate users.
Note that IBM has released technote #1202446 for this issue but has
been unable to reproduce it.
See also :
Upgrade to Lotus Domino Server version 6.5.3 or later as it
is known to be unaffected.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 17991 (domino_http_cgibin_unicode_dos.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 13045
CVE ID: CVE-2005-0986
Upgrade to Nessus Professional today!
Start your free Nessus Cloud trial now!
Begin Free Trial
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.