Rhinosoft DNS4Me Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2307


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


The remote host is running Rhinosoft DNS4Me, a dynamic DNS software for Windows systems. DNS4Me includes a small web server that can serve static content. It is reported that this embedded web server is prone to multiple security flaws including remote denial of service and cross-site scripting. An attacker can crash the server by sending an abnormally long request or steal cookie-based authentication credentials by sending a malformed link to this site.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2307

File Name: 2307.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/09/21

Modified: 2016/01/30

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-2004-1690, CVE-2004-1691

BID: 11213