Mac OS X Directory Service Connection Saturation Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by a denial of
service vulnerability.

Description :

It was possible to disable the remote service (probably MacOS X's
directory service) by making multiple connections to this port.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to MacOS X 10.2.5 or newer.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 11603 (macos_x_directory_svc_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 7323


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