Intrusion Prevention

Sun.Java.System.WebDAV.Stack.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Sun Java System Web Server.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted HTTP request. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 7
Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 6
Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 3
Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 2
Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 1

Impact

System Compromise: Remote code execution.
Denial of Service.

Recommended Actions

Update to the latest version:
http://wwws.sun.com/software/products/web_srvr/home_web_srvr.html

CVE References

CVE-2010-0361