Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
Imail Host: overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Web server buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote web server crashes when it is issued a too
long argument to the 'Host:' field of an HTTP request.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to either completely prevent
this host from serving web pages to the world, or to
make it die by crashing several threads of the web server
until the complete exhaustion of this host memory
Threat Level: High
Solution : Upgrade your web server.
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