eMule Malformed Data Handling Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote P2P application is prone to a denial of service attack.

Description :

It was possible to disable the remote eMule client by connecting to
this port and sending malformed data.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/316185

Solution :

Upgrade to version 0.27c of eMule.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Peer-To-Peer File Sharing

Nessus Plugin ID: 11473 (emule_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 7189

CVE ID: