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Header Overflow Attack against HTTP Proxy CVE-2002-0133

Severity
Not available
CVSSv3 Score
Not available
Vulnerability description

It was possible to crash the HTTP proxy by sending an invalid request with a too long header.

Risk description

An attacker may exploit this vulnerability to make the proxy server to crash continually or even execute arbitrary code on the system.

Recommendation

Update the software.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Mar 25, 2002
Detection added at
Software Type
Not available
Vendor
Not available
Product
Not available