Xeneo Web Server PHP version malformed HTTP request denial of service

xeneo-php-dos (10534) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Xeneo Web Server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. If a remote attacker sends a URL request to the Web server appended with a URL encoded character (%), the attacker could cause the Web server to crash.


Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Xeneo Web Server (2.2.10 or later), available from the Northern Solutions Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Northern Solutions Xeneo Web Server 2.0.759.6
  • Northern Solutions Xeneo Web Server 2.2.9 and prior

Reported:

Nov 04, 2002

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