GameSpy SDK Malformed \query\ Request Overflow DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote server is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The remote GameSpy server could be disabled by sending a malformed
packet. An attacker could exploit this flaw to crash the affected
application.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-02/0635.html

Solution :

Filter incoming traffic to this port, or disable this service

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: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 12081 (gamespy_denial.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9741

CVE ID: