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Category:   Application (Web Server/CGI)  >   Sun ONE/iPlanet Web Server Vendors:   Oracle, Sun
Sun ONE/iPlanet Web Server Bug Lets Remote Users Cause Partial Denial of Service Conditions
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1027276
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-1738   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 18 2012
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Java System Web Server 6.1, Oracle iPlanet Web Server 7.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Sun ONE/iPlanet Web Server. A remote user can cause partial denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send specially crafted HTTP data to cause partial denial of service conditions.

The following researchers reported these and other Oracle vulnerabilities:

Alexander Kornbrust of Red Database Security; Deniz Cevik of Biznet; Dennis Yurichev; Enrico Milanese of Emaze Networks S.p.A; Esteban Martinez Fayo of Application Security, Inc.; Francis Provencher via Secunia SVCRP; Jens Elkner; Joe Moore; Martin Carpenter of Citco; Mike Gerdts formerly of GE; Paul Harrington of NGS Secure; Paul Ritchie of NGS Secure; Sami Piiroinen and Juho Ranta of Louhi Security Oy; Stephen Kost of Integrigy; Steven Seeley of Corelan Team; and Will Dormann of CERT/CC.

Impact:   A remote user can cause partial denial of service conditions.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix, described in their July 2012 Critical Patch Update advisory.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Not specified
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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