A vulnerability has been reported in C++ Sockets Library, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to an input validation error within HTTPSocket.cpp when processing HTTP requests. This can be exploited to crash an application using the library via an HTTP request with an empty protocol version number.
The vulnerability is reported in versions prior to 2.2.5. Other applications using the vulnerable library may also be affected.
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Subject: C++ Sockets Library HTTPSocket Denial of Service Vulnerability
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