Sun Java System Web Proxy Server Multiple Unspecified Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 19697


The remote proxy server is prone to a denial of service attack.


The remote host is running Java System Web Proxy Server / Sun ONE Web Proxy Server.

According to its banner, the installed Web Proxy Server reportedly suffers from an unspecified remote denial of service vulnerability. By exploiting this flaw, an attacker could cause the affected application to fail to respond to further requests.


Upgrade to Web Proxy Server 3.6 Service Pack 8 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 19697

File Name: sunone_webproxy_dos.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: remote

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/09/14

Modified: 2013/08/26

Dependencies: 10107

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2005/09/08

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/09/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-4806

BID: 14788

OSVDB: 19307, 19308, 19309