Multiple Web Server on Windows MS/DOS Device Request Remote DOS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 10930
SynopsisThe remote host is running a Web Server that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionIt was possible to freeze or reboot Windows by reading a MS/DOS device through HTTP, using a file name like CON\CON, AUX.htm, or AUX. An attacker could exploit this flaw to deny service to the affected system.
SolutionContact your vendor for fixes.