Key Details of Windows 2000 IIS5 Security Patch: Malformed WebDAV Request causes IIS to Exhaust CPU Resources - English

  • Remove flaw in handling a particular type of malformed request.
  • Last updated on February 7, 2017
  • There have been 1 updates
  • Virus scan status:

    Clean (it's extremely likely that this software program is clean)


Developer's Description

Remove flaw in handling a particular type of malformed request.

Microsoft has released a patch that will eliminate a flaw that exists in the way WebDAV handles a particular type of malformed request. If a stream of such requests were directed at an affected server, it would consume all CPU availability on the server. This version is the first release on CNET Download.com.



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