Intel PXE Server Remote Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

Arbitrary code may be run on the remote server.

Description :

The remote host is running PXE (Preboot eXecution Environment), a
service which can be used to boot diskless clients.

There is a flaw in the remote PXE which may allow an attacker to gain
a root shell on this host.

*** Nessus disabled this service to perform this security check

Solution :

Upgrade or disable this service.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.5
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 11612 ()

Bugtraq ID: 7129

CVE ID: