“WebMod “Content-Length” Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Critical: Highly critical
Impact: DoS, System access
Where: From remote
Solution Status: Vendor Patch
Software: WebMod 0.x (Half-Life Dedicated Server plugin)…
Kevin Masterson has reported a vulnerability in the WebMod plugin for Half-Life Dedicated Server, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or potentially compromise a vulnerable system….
Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code.
The vulnerability has been confirmed in version 0.47. Prior versions may also be affected.
Solution: Update to version 0.48.
Full article: Secunia Advisory: SA14302