GNU gatekeeper -- denial of service

2012-08-15T00:00:00
ID 342176A8-F464-11E1-8BD8-0022156E8794
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2012-08-15T00:00:00

Description

Jan Willamowius reports:

GNU Gatekeeper before 3.1 does not limit the number of connections to the status port, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection and thread consumption) via a large number of connections.