WinProxy < 6.1a HTTP Proxy Multiple Vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 20391
SynopsisThe remote web proxy server is affected by denial of service and buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote host is running WinProxy, a proxy server for Windows.
The installed version of WinProxy's HTTP proxy fails to handle long requests as well as requests with long Host headers. An attacker may be able to exploit these issues to crash the proxy or even execute arbitrary code on the affected host.
SolutionUpgrade to WinProxy version 6.1a or later.