SEDUM HTTP Server Long HTTP Request Overflow DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10637


The remote server is vulnerable to a denial of service.


It was possible to make the remote web server crash by sending it too much data.

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent this host from fulfilling its role.


Contact your vendor for a patch.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 10637

File Name: sedum_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.24 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2001/03/25

Modified: 2014/05/26

Dependencies: 10107

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

Required KB Items: Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: No exploit is required

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2001/02/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-0282

BID: 2413

OSVDB: 11637