Apache before 2.0.44, when running on unpatched Windows 9x and Me operating systems, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code via an HTTP request containing MS-DOS device names.
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Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Number: 1000632
Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Name: 1000632 - Apache MS-DOS Device Name Vulnerability
Malicious attacks have consistently been launched on weak points in the supply chain. Like all attacks, these will evolve into more advanced forms. Software development, with multiple phases that could be placed at risk, is particularly vulnerable.