Snitz Forums response splitting attack

snitz-response-splitting (17421) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Snitz Forums 2000 is vulnerable to an HTTP response splitting attack. By sending a specially-crafted HTTP POST request, a remote attacker could cause the server to return a split response, which would allow the attacker to perform further attacks, such as Web cache poisoning, cross-site scripting, and possibly obtain sensitive information.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Snitz (3.4.05 or later), available from the Snitz Forums 2000 Web site. See References.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Snitz Snitz Forums 2000 3.4.04

Reported:

Sep 16, 2004

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