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Python Apache Killer (Range Header DoS CVE-2011-3192)

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Miroslav Stampar authored January 13, 2012
Octocat-spinner-32 README Update README January 13, 2012
Octocat-spinner-32 minor update November 06, 2011
If you are following security trends then you've probably heard about the DoS attack against major number of Apache versions by usage of specially crafted Range header (CVE-2011-3192). Based on the original PoC ( I've made a Python version out of it which is more user friendly and has few program workflow enhancements (automatic usage of maximum (system) allowed thread number, setting custom HTTP method (GET/HEAD/...), custom target page for retrieval, proxy support, etc.)

p.s. Python v2.6 or v2.7 is required for running this program
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