Web Server GET Request Saturation Remote DoS

Info Nessus Plugin ID 18366


The remote web server appears to be using anti-DoS countermeasures.


The remote web server shuts down temporarily or blacklists us when it receives several GET HTTP/1.0 requests in a row.

This might trigger false positives in generic destructive or DoS plugins.

** Nessus enabled some countermeasures, however they might be
** insufficient.



Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 18366

File Name: www_multiple_get.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/05/25

Modified: 2011/03/14

Dependencies: 10107

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Info