HP-UX VVOS Netscape Enterprise Server Long URL DoS
Remote / Network Access
Denial of Service
Loss of Availability
Patch / RCS
Netscape Enterprise Server in HP-UX VirtualVault Operating System (VVOS) contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. By sending an overly long URL to the server a remote attacker could cause the service to crash resulting in a loss of availability.
Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Hewlett-Packard has released a patch to address this vulnerability.