Weborf HTTP Header Processing Denial Of Service Vulnerability

2010-06-23T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:100691
Type openvas
Reporter This script is Copyright (C) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2017-02-21T00:00:00

Description

Weborf is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

Remote attackers can exploit this issue to cause the application to crash, denying service to legitimate users.

Weborf 0.12.1 is vulnerable; prior versions may also be affected.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
# $Id: gb_weborf_41064.nasl 5388 2017-02-21 15:13:30Z teissa $
#
# Weborf HTTP Header Processing Denial Of Service Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Michael Meyer <michael.meyer@greenbone.net>
#
# Upadated By: Antu Sanadi <santu@secpod.com> on 2010-06-28
# Added the related CVE
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

tag_summary = "Weborf is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

Remote attackers can exploit this issue to cause the application to
crash, denying service to legitimate users.

Weborf 0.12.1 is vulnerable; prior versions may also be affected.";

tag_solution = "Updates are available. Please see the references for details.";

if (description)
{
 script_id(100691);
 script_version("$Revision: 5388 $");
 script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"$Date: 2017-02-21 16:13:30 +0100 (Tue, 21 Feb 2017) $");
 script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2010-06-23 16:49:06 +0200 (Wed, 23 Jun 2010)");
 script_cve_id("CVE-2010-2435");
 script_bugtraq_id(41064);
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
 script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
 
script_name("Weborf HTTP Header Processing Denial Of Service Vulnerability");


 script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_banner");
 script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
 script_family("Web Servers");
 script_copyright("This script is Copyright (C) 2010 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
 script_dependencies("gb_weborf_webserver_detect.nasl");
 script_require_ports("Services/www", 8080);
 script_tag(name : "solution" , value : tag_solution);
 script_tag(name : "summary" , value : tag_summary);
 script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/41064");
 script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://freshmeat.net/projects/weborf/releases/318531");
 script_xref(name : "URL" , value : "http://code.google.com/p/weborf/source/browse/branches/0.12.2/CHANGELOG?spec=svn437&r=437");
 exit(0);
}


include("http_func.inc");
include("http_keepalive.inc");
include("version_func.inc");

port = get_http_port(default:8080);
if(!get_port_state(port))exit(0);

if(!vers = get_kb_item(string("www/", port, "/Weborf")))exit(0);

if(!isnull(vers) && vers >!< "unknown") {

  if(version_is_less(version: vers, test_version: "0.12.2")) {
      security_message(port:port);
      exit(0);
  }

}

exit(0);