Zebedee Malformed Protocol Option Header Port 0 Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote tunneling service is prone to a denial of service attack.

Description :

The version of Zebedee installed on the remote host will crash if it
receives a request for a connection with a destination port of 0. By
exploiting this flaw, an attacker could cause the affected application
to fail to respond to further requests.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/410157/30/0/threaded
http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/forum.php?thread_id=8134987&forum_id=2055

Solution :

Upgrade to Zebedee 2.4.1A / 2.5.3 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 19606 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14796

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2904