Sambar Web Server Long HTTP GET Request Overflow

1999-10-04T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:10886
Type osvdb
Reporter Dennis Conrad(dennis@linuxstart.com)
Modified 1999-10-04T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Sambar Web Server contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending an overly long HTTP GET request, which causes the server to crash and will result in loss of availability for the server.

Solution Description

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

Short Description

Sambar Web Server contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending an overly long HTTP GET request, which causes the server to crash and will result in loss of availability for the server.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.sambar.com/ Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1999-q3/1157.html ISS X-Force ID: 1672 CVE-1999-1523