Cisco Unified Presence Server DoS (cisco-sa-20120912-cupxcp)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

According to its self-reported version, the version of Cisco Unified
Presence Server installed on the remote host has a denial of service
vulnerability. An unauthenticated, remote attacker could exploit this
by sending a specially crafted XMPP stream header. This could cause
existing clients to disconnect, and prevent new clients from
connecting.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6ecbd77f

Solution :

Upgrade to Cisco Unified Presence Server 8.6(3) or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: CISCO

Nessus Plugin ID: 69425 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55514

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3935