BadBlue Webserver Connection Saturation Remote DoS

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2127


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


The remote host is running a version of BadBlue webserver that is reported to be vulnerable to a denial of service. Upon receiving approximatively 24 connections for the same IP address, BadBlue Webserver version up to 2.5 may stop responding to new incoming request as long as the attacker maintains the connections.


No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2127

File Name: 2127.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1727

BID: 10983

OSVDB: 9107