HTTP negative Content-Length buffer overflow

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

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

Recommendations:
Upgrade your web server.

Summary:
The web server was crashed by sending an invalid POST HTTP request with a negative Content-Length field.

Impact:
An attacker may exploit this flaw to disable the service or even execute arbitrary code on the system.

Affected Versions:
Null HTTPD 0.5.0

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0

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