MyWebServer search request buffer overflow

mywebserver-search-bo (9859) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

MyWebServer is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. By submitting an overly long search parameter to the search engine, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and cause the server to crash or execute code on the server.


Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of August 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • MyWebServer MyWebServer 1.0.2

Reported:

Aug 14, 2002

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