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Helix Negative Content Length Denial Of Service

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Helix Negative Content Length Denial Of Service

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
01/17/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/17/2005
Modified
07/31/2012

Description

Certain versions of Helix Server are vulnerable to a denial of service, or possibly even a remote root compromise. This issue stems from incorrect parsing of a negative HTTP 'Content-Length' field, which may be presented by an unauthenticated remote attacker.

Solution(s)

  • helix-upgrade-9_0_4

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