Icecast Multiple Unspecified Remote Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote streaming media server is affected by a remote buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote server runs a version of Icecast, an open source
streaming audio server, which is older than version 1.3.10.

This version is affected by a remote buffer overflow.

As a result of this vulnerability, it is possible for a remote
attacker to execute arbitrary code with the privilege of the server.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-03/0162.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Icecast 1.3.10 or later, as this reportedly fixes the
issue.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 15399 (icecast_rbof.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 4743

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1230