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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-1417
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:01:54
Published 23 Aug 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1417

Summary

Format string vulnerability in AnswerBook2 (AB2) web server dwhttpd 3.1a4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary commands via encoded % characters in an HTTP request, which is improperly logged.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Inso Answerbook2


References

BID - 253

BUGTRAQ - 19980823 Solaris ab2 web server is junk


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24