Savant Web Server Multiple Percent Request Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10633


The remote web server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


It is possible to cause the Savant web server on the remote host to lock by sending a specially crafted GET request for a URL composed of percent characters.


Upgrade to a version newer than 3.0.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 10633

File Name: savant_percent_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.20 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2001/03/13

Modified: 2011/03/14

Dependencies: 10107, 17975, 10386

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Reference Information

BID: 2468

OSVDB: 55324