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|Originally Published: Saturday, 22 April 2000||Author: Olav Phillips|
|Published to: enhance_articles_multimedia/Video||Page: 1/1 - [Std View]|
RealNetworks patches video server vulnerability
The flaw permits what is known as a "denial-of-service" attack against specific RealServers. A denial-of-service attack is one that floods a server with a volume of bogus requests or that exploits a vulnerability so that it can't respond to legitimate demands for information. Read the article here.