Sun Java System Web Proxy Server Multiple Unspecified Remote DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote proxy server is prone to a denial of service attack.

Description :

The remote host is running Java System Web Proxy Server / Sun ONE Web
Proxy Server.

According to its banner, the installed Web Proxy Server reportedly
suffers from an unspecified remote denial of service vulnerability.
By exploiting this flaw, an attacker could cause the affected
application to fail to respond to further requests.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?9e566f57

Solution :

Upgrade to Web Proxy Server 3.6 Service Pack 8 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 : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 19697 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14788

CVE ID: CVE-2005-4806