Hiawatha fetch_request Integer Overflow DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote web server is affected by a denial of service

Description :

According to its Server response header, the installed version of
Hiawatha is a version prior to 7.4.1. As such, it is affected by an
integer overflow vulnerability in the 'fetch_request' function that
could lead to a denial of service.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Hiawatha 7.4.1 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 69040 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60923