Netscape Enterprise Server SSL Handshake DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote service is vulnerable to a denial of service attack.

Description :

There is an SSL handshake bug in the remote secure web server that
could lead to a denial of service attack.

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent your site from working
properly.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d073bf3e

Solution :

Apply the appropriate vendor-supplied patch (see links).

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 10155 ()

Bugtraq ID: 516

CVE ID: CVE-1999-0752