IBM WebSphere HTTP Request Header Remote Overflow
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11181
SynopsisThe remote service is vulnerable to denial of service attack.
DescriptionIt was possible to kill the WebSphere server by sending an invalid request for a .jsp with a too long Host: header.
An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to make your web server crash continually.
SolutionUpgrade to IBM Websphere Application Server 4.0.4 or later.