CA eTrust Intrusion Detection System Key Exchange Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

It is possible to crash the remote IDS service.

Description :

The remote host is running CA eTrust Intrusion Detection System, a
security solution with intrusion detection, antivirus, web filtering
and session monitoring.

The remote version of this software is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability in the way it handles session keys. An attacker can
exploit this issue to crash the remote service by sending a specially
crafted administration packet.

See also :

http://supportconnectw.ca.com/public/ca_common_docs/eid_secnotice.asp

Solution :

Upgrade to version 2.0.0.41, 3.0.2.07 or 3.0.5.80.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 24733 (etrust_dos2.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 22743

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1005

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