This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote service is subject to an buffer overflow.
It was possible to crash the remote Web server (possibly the NETGEAR
ProSafe VPN Web interface) by supplying a long malformed username and
An attacker may use this flaw to disable the remote service.
Reconfigure the device to disable remote management, contact the vendor for a patch.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Web Servers
Nessus Plugin ID: 11474 ()
Bugtraq ID: 7166