BadBlue Malformed GET Request Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11062


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


By sending an invalid GET request (without any URI), it iss possible to crash the remote web server. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to make the web server crash continually.


There is no known solution at this time.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11062

File Name: badblue_get_DoS.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.29 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2002/08/06

Modified: 2016/10/07

Dependencies: 10107, 17975

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:ND/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/07/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-1023

BID: 5187

OSVDB: 8612