10556 : RealNetworks Helix Universal Server HTTP POST Request DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-10-07
Time to Patch Time to Vendor Response
98 days 35 days

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2004-0774" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : RealNetworks Helix Universal Server 9.0.2 for Linux and 9.0.3 for Windows allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU and memory exhaustion) via a POST request with a Content-Length header set to -1.

Classification

Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Patch / RCS
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, RealNetworks has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

2357

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.8
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_2

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