Huawei SSH DoS (HWPSIRT-2014-0701)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote device is a Huawei router running a firmware version that
is affected by a denial of service vulnerability in its SSH server
service. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can leverage this flaw to
deny access to the device via a specially crafted SSH login packet.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant update referenced in the vendor advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 83162 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70891

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8572

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