MyWebServer Multiple HTTP Connection DoS

2004-09-26T09:42:01
ID OSVDB:10441
Type osvdb
Reporter nekd0(nekd0@rambler.ru)
Modified 2004-09-26T09:42:01

Description

Vulnerability Description

MyWebServer contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when more than 107 HTTP connections are quickly created occurs, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

MyWebServer contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when more than 107 HTTP connections are quickly created occurs, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.mywebserver.org Security Tracker: 1011461 Secunia Advisory ID:12689 Related OSVDB ID: 10442 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-09/0410.html ISS X-Force ID: 17519 CVE-2004-1556 Bugtraq ID: 11254