Dinos Webserver log tag buffer overflow

dinos-log-tag-bo (8233) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Dinos Webserver is vulnerable to a denial of service attack caused by a buffer overflow. By sending multiple long GET requests to the server, a remote attacker can overflow a buffer and cause the server to consume all available CPU resources. Each time a GET request is sent, it is copied to a window with a log tag.


Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Dino`s FunSoft Dino's Web server 1.2

Reported:

Feb 18, 2002

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