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The remote VNC server is prone to an authentication bypass issue.
The VNC server installed on the remote host allows an attacker
to bypass authentication by simply requesting 'Type 1 - None' as the
authentication type even though it is not explicitly configured to
See also :
If using RealVNC, upgrade to RealVNC Free Edition 4.1.2 / Personal Edition 4.2.3 /
Enterprise Edition 4.2.3 or later.
If using LibVNCServer, upgrade to version 0.8.2 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.1
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 21564 ()
Bugtraq ID: 1797818977
CVE ID: CVE-2006-2369CVE-2006-2450
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