Sun ONE/iPlanet Web Server vulnerable to DoS

ID VU:636964
Type cert
Reporter CERT
Modified 2003-08-19T00:00:00



A vulnerability in the SunOne/iPlanet Web Server may allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service.


The SunOne/iPlanet Web Server contains a vulnerability which may allow a remote attacker to disrupt the normal operation of the web server. This vulnerability is only present on the Windows platform. For more information, please see Sun Alert 56180.


A remote attacker may be able to disrupt the normal operation of the SunOne/iPlanet Web Server.


Apply a patch as described in Sun Alert 56180.

Systems Affected

Vendor| Status| Date Notified| Date Updated
Sun Microsystems Inc.| | -| 19 Aug 2003
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.

CVSS Metrics

Group | Score | Vector
Base | N/A | N/A
Temporal | N/A | N/A
Environmental | N/A | N/A


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Thanks to Sun Microsystems for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Ian A Finlay.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: Unknown
  • Date Public: 13 Aug 2003
  • Date First Published: 19 Aug 2003
  • Date Last Updated: 19 Aug 2003
  • Severity Metric: 9.60
  • Document Revision: 4