OmniHTTPd HTTP version buffer overflow

omnihttpd-http-version-bo (9457) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


OmniHTTPd is vulnerable to a denial of service attack, caused by a buffer overflow in the handling of long HTTP versions. By sending a malformed request containing an overly long HTTP version, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and cause the HTTP daemon to crash. It is unknown whether this vulnerability could be used to execute arbitrary code on the system.


Gain Access


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


Platforms Affected:

  • Omnicron Technologies OmniHTTPd 2.09


Jul 01, 2002

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