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Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: denial

WinProxy < 6.1a HTTP Proxy Multiple Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks for multiple vulnerabilities in WinProxy < 6.1a HTTP Proxy

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote web proxy server is affected by denial of service and
buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is running WinProxy, a proxy server for Windows.

The installed version of WinProxy's HTTP proxy fails to handle long
requests as well as requests with long Host headers. A possible hacker may
be able to exploit these issues to crash the proxy or even execute
arbitrary code on the affected host.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to WinProxy version 6.1a or later.

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0

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