Monkey HTTP Daemon < 0.6.2 POST Request Remote Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 1514

Synopsis

The remote host is running a version of Monkey which contains a bug in the way it handles POST requests.

Description

The remote host is running a version of Monkey which contains a bug in the way it handles POST requests. An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade to Monkey HTTP Daemon 0.6.2 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 1514

File Name: 1514.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 11544

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0218

BID: 7202