71003 : Hiawatha HTTP Content-Length Header Parsing DoS
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-02-25
Time to Patch
1 days

Description

Hiawatha contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when when parsing HTTP header data, allowing a remote attacker to use a large value Content-Length header to cause a denial of service.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

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

Products

Hugo Leisink
Hiawatha
7.4

References

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