monkey -- improper input validation vulnerability

2009-12-14T00:00:00
ID 4465C897-EE5C-11DE-B6EF-00215C6A37BB
Type freebsd
Reporter FreeBSD
Modified 2009-12-14T00:00:00

Description

Census Labs reports:

We have discovered a remotely exploitable "improper input validation" vulnerability in the Monkey web server that allows an attacker to perform denial of service attacks by repeatedly crashing worker threads that process HTTP requests.