Vulnerability identifier: #VU23340
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
Server applications / Web servers
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to infinite loop in the processing of multi-part/form-data requests in the base GoAhead web server application. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted HTTP request, consume all available system resources and cause denial of service conditions.
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Vulnerable software versions
GoAhead: 3.6.5 - 5.0.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?