Microsoft IIS Multiple Remote DoS (MS02-018 / Q319733)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 10937
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The remote web server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


There's a denial of service vulnerability on the remote host in the Front Page ISAPI filter.

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent the remote service from working properly.


Apply the patch referenced above.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 10937

File Name: iis_frontpage_dos.nasl

Version: 1.51

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 4/11/2002

Updated: 11/15/2018

Dependencies: http_version.nasl, iis_asp_overflow.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:iis

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 3/20/2000

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-0226, CVE-2002-0072

BID: 1066, 4479

MSFT: MS02-018

MSKB: 319733