ISS BlackICE / RealSecure Large ICMP Ping Packet Overflow DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2002-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The application running on the remote host has a remote buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host appears to be running either BlackICE or RealSecure
Server Sensor.

This application has a remote buffer overflow vulnerability. It was
possible to crash the application by flooding it with 10 KB ping
packets.

A remote attacker could exploit this to cause a denial of service, or
potentially execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-01/0423.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-01/0441.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2002-01/0445.html
http://www.iss.net/threats/advise109.html

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch referenced in the ISS advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 10927 (blackice_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 4025

CVE ID: CVE-2002-0237