Citrix NetScaler nsconfigd Remote DoS (CTX139017)

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Synopsis :

The remote device is affected by a remote denial of service
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Citrix NetScaler version is affected by a remote denial of
service vulnerability in the 'nsconfigd' daemon. An unauthenticated
remote attacker could exploit this issue by sending a specially
crafted message to the daemon, resulting in a reboot of the appliance.

See also :

http://support.citrix.com/article/ctx139017
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2013/Oct/18

Solution :

Upgrade to Citrix NetScaler 10.0-76.7 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 76261 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62788

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6011

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