Xerver HTTP Response Splitting

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote web server has an HTTP response splitting vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Xerver running on the remote host has an HTTP response
splitting vulnerability due to its failure to sanitize specially
encoded carriage return and newline characters. A remote attacker
could exploit this by tricking a user into requesting a maliciously
crafted URL, resulting in the injection of HTTP headers, HTML, or
script code.

See also :

http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/10170

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 42896 ()

Bugtraq ID: 37064

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4086