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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-0460
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:24:10
Published 27 Jun 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0460

Summary

Websweeper 4.0 does not limit the length of certain HTTP headers, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory exhaustion) via an extremely large HTTP Referrer: header.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Baltimore Technologies Websweeper 4.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 20010308 def-2001-10: Websweeper Infinite HTTP Request DoS

XF - websweeper-http-dos


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:16