4D Server long HTTP request buffer overflow

4d-long-http-bo (9374) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

The Web server installed with 4D Server is vulnerable to a denial of service attack caused by a buffer overflow. By sending an overly long HTTP request, a remote attacker can overflow a buffer and cause the Web server to crash.


Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

The Web server in 4D Server version 6.8 is not vulnerable to this vulnerability.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • 4D 4D Web Server 6.7.3
  • Apple Macintosh

Reported:

Jun 18, 2002

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