Family: Denial of Service --> Category: denial
Personal Web Sharing overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Too long request kills PWS
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to kill the Personal Web Sharing
service by sending it a too long request.
A cracker may exploit this vulnerability to make your web server
Solution : upgrade your software or protect it with a filtering reverse proxy
Threat Level: High
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