MonkeyWeb POST with too much data

Published: 2005-11-03 13:08:04
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Monkey web server 0.6.2.

Summary:
The Monkey web server crashes when it receives a POST command with too much data. It *may* even be possible to make this web server execute arbitrary code with this attack.

Technical Details:
The version of Monkey web server that is running is vulnerable to a buffer overflow on a POST command with too much data.

Impact:
It is possible to make this web server crash or execute arbitrary code.

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2003-0218

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/7202

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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