Microsoft IIS URL Redirection Malformed Length DoS

2001-08-15T23:11:04
ID OSVDB:5670
Type osvdb
Reporter Oded Horovitz(), John Waters(), NSFocus Security Team(security@nsfocus.com)
Modified 2001-08-15T23:11:04

Description

Vulnerability Description

Microsoft IIS contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending certain malformed packets and will result in loss of availability for the web server.

Solution Description

Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Microsoft IIS contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending certain malformed packets and will result in loss of availability for the web server.

References:

Security Tracker: 1002212 Related OSVDB ID: 5736 Microsoft Security Bulletin: MS01-044 ISS X-Force ID: 6981 CVE-2001-0545 CIAC Advisory: l-132