60534 : Monkey HTTP Daemon (monkeyd) Unspecified Memory Reference Issue
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2009-12-14
Time to Patch Time to Exploit Time to Vendor Response
1 days 34 days 1 days

Description

The Monkey web server suffers from a remotely exploitable improper input validation vulnerability that allows an attacker to perform denial of service attacks by repeatedly crashing worker threads that process HTTP requests.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access, Local / Remote
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.9.3 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Unknown or Incomplete

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