F-Secure Multiple Products Web Console Pre-authentication Overflow RCE

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

An antivirus application installed on the remote host is affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of F-Secure Internet Gatekeeper and/or F-Secure Anti-Virus
for Microsoft Exchange installed on the remote host is affected by a
buffer overflow condition in its web console. An unauthenticated,
remote attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service
condition or the execution of arbitrary code.

Note that the web console by default accepts connections only from the
local host; therefore, this issue can be exploited remotely only if
the web console has been specifically configured to accept connections

See also :


Solution :

Apply the appropriate hotfix as described in the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 21644 (fsecure_web_console_overflow.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 18201

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2838

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