Family: Gain root remotely --> Category: mixed
thttpd 2.04 buffer overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
thttpd buffer overflow
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It is possible to make the remote thttpd server execute
arbitrary code by sending a request like :
GET / HTTP/1.0
A possible hacker may use this to gain control on your computer.
Solution : if you are using thttpd, upgrade to version 2.05. If you
are not, then contact your vendor and ask for a patch,
or change your web server
Threat Level: High
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