83720 : Microsoft .NET Framework Crafted Tilde (~) Request Resource Consumption Remote DoS
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Time to Exploit Time to Vendor Response
698 days 120 days


Microsoft .NET Framework contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered during the handling of a specially crafted request that contains a tilde (~). This will cause a consumption of system resources, which will result in a loss of availability for the program.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Uncoordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related


OSVDB is not aware of a solution for this vulnerability.


Microsoft Corporation
.NET Framework



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