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IBM WebSphere Web Server HOST Field Buffer Overflow

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IBM WebSphere Web Server HOST Field Buffer Overflow

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
10/11/2002
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

If an unusually large HTTP HOST header field is passed to IBM WebSphere HTTP server, a buffer overflow condition is triggered, which can lead to a complete system compromise.

Solution(s)

  • http-websphere-host-field-bof

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