Format string on HTTP header name

Published: 2005-11-03 13:08:04

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
The remote web server seems to be vulnerable to a format string attack on HTTP headers names.

Impact:
An attacker might use this flaw to make it crash or even execute arbitrary code on this host.

Recommendations:
Upgrade your software or contact your vendor and inform him of this vulnerability.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
remote_probe

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.9

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