Worldgroup Web server long GET request buffer overflow
|worldgroup-http-get-bo (8298)||Low Risk|
Worldgroup is vulnerable to a denial of service attack in the built-in Web server caused by a buffer overflow. By sending an overly long GET request, a remote attacker can overflow a buffer and cause the Web server to crash. The server must be restarted to regain normal functionality.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Wed Feb 27 2002 - 07:15:54 CST: LBYTE&SECURITY.NNOV: Buffer overflows in Worldgroup.
- Galacticomm Technologies Web site: Galacticomm \ NetVillage (Home Page).
- BID-4186: Galacticomm Worldgroup Remote Web Server Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0335: Buffer overflow in Galacticomm Worldgroup web server 3.20 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service, and possibly execute arbitrary code, via a long HTTP GET request.
- OSVDB ID: 14407: Galacticomm Worldgroup Web Server HTTP GET Request Overflow
- Galacticomm Technologies Worldgroup 3.x
Feb 25, 2002
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