McAfee Common Management Agent < 3.6.0.603 FrameworkService.exe AVClient DoS

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Synopsis :

A security management service running on the remote host is affected
by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

According to its banner, the version of the McAfee Common Management
Agent (CMA) running on the remote host is prior to 3.6.0.603. It is,
therefore, affected by a denial of service vulnerability in
FrameworkService.exe due to a memory corruption issue. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a long invalid
method in requests to the /spin//AVClient//AVClient.csp URI, to cause
the CMA Framework Service to crash.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6d17be0b

Solution :

Upgrade to McAfee Common Management Agent version 3.6.0 Patch 3 with
HotFix 10 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 : 3.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CGI abuses

Nessus Plugin ID: 42871 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28573

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1855

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