UltraSeek < 4.0 Malformed URL DoS

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1459

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

An attacker may be able to remotely disable this UltraSeek server by doingt a malformed request to it (as in /index.html?&amp;col).

Solution

Upgrade to UltraSeek 4.0 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 1459

File Name: 1459.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/20

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 10542

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2000-1019

BID: 1866

OSVDB: 441