Faust Informatics Freestyle Chat 4.1 SR2 MS-DOS Device Name DoS

ID SSV:74736
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2014-07-01T00:00:00


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                                                source: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2777/info

A problem with the chat server makes it possible to deny service to legitmate users.

By submitting a request to the webserver including the 'AUX' MS-DOS device name, the webserver can be made to cease functioning.

The process has to be manually restarted to resume normal operation.