Sambar Server cgitest.exe example script denial of service

sambar-cgitest-dos (7894) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Sambar Server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. A remote attacker can send several specially-crafted GET requests for the cgitest.exe example script appended with a long string of characters to the server to cause the server to crash. The server must be restarted to regain normal functionality.


Denial of Service


Upgrade to the latest version of Sambar Server (5.1 production release or later), available from the Sambar Technologies Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • Sambar Sambar Server 5.1


Jan 16, 2002

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