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
vulnerability.

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 :

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

Solution :

Upgrade to Hiawatha 7.4.1 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: 69040 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60923

CVE ID: