CA eTrust Directory SNMP Packet Parsing Denial of Service

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote directory server is affected by a denial of service

Description :

CA eTrust Directory, a directory service application, is installed on
the remote host. Versions of CA eTrust Directory 8.1 and R12 earlier
than service pack 7 CR1 are potentially affected by a denial of
service vulnerability due to the way the application parses SNMP
packets. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this flaw
to crash the affected service.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to CA eTrust Directory R12 SP7 CR1 (build 6279) or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 57035 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50699

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3849