SecureCRT telnet URI Arbitrary Configuration Folder Remote Command Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary commands may be run through the remote service.

Description :

The remote host is using a vulnerable version of SecureCRT, a
SSH/Telnet client built for Microsoft Windows operation systems.

It has been reported that SecureCRT does not safely check the protocol
handler. As a result, an attacker may be able to exploit it by setting
up a malicious SMB share.

Solution :

Upgrade to SecureCRT 4.1.9 or newer.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 15820 ()

Bugtraq ID: 11731

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1541

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