GameSpy SDK Malformed \query\ Request Overflow DoS

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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

See also :

Solution :

Filter incoming traffic to this port, or disable this service

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 12081 (gamespy_denial.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 9741