Hiawatha < 6.5 str2int Integer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a buffer overflow
vulnerability.

Description :

According to its server response header, the installed version of
Hiawatha is a version prior to 6.5. An integer overflow vulnerability
exists in the str2int function that could result in a denial of service
or potentially arbitrary code execution.

See also :

http://www.hiawatha-webserver.org/changelog

Solution :

Upgrade to Hiawatha 6.5 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 69038 ()

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