Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
LabView web server DoS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Kills the LabView web server
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to kill the web server by
sending a request that ends with two LF characters instead of
the normal sequence CR LF CR LF
(CR = carriage return, LF = line feed).
A cracker may exploit this vulnerability to make this server and
all LabViews applications crash continually.
Workaround : upgrade your LabView software or run the web server with logging
Threat Level: Low
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