April 25, 2001
MS bug of the day: Security flaw in MS IIS
Author: JT Smith
MSNBC tells us: "There is a security flaw in Microsoft WebDAV (distributed authoring and versioning) that affects Internet Information Services 5.0. Because of the flaw, IIS is vulnerable to a denial of service attack that would temporarily cause CPU time to go to 100 percent for the duration of the attack."