iParty Client Extended Character Handling Remote Overflow DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 1999-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is has a chat program installed that is affected by a
remote denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

iParty is an audio/text chat program for Windows. The iParty server
listens on port 6004 for client requests. If someone connects to it
and sends a large amount of ASCII 255 chars, the server will close
itself and disconnect all the current users.

Solution :

There is no known solution at this time.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 10111 (iParty.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 6844

CVE ID: CVE-1999-1566

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