McAfee Firewall Enterprise DoS (SB10126)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host has a version of McAfee Firewall Enterprise installed
that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability due to an
assertion flaw that occurs when handling TKEY queries. A remote
attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted request, to cause a
REQUIRE assertion failure and daemon exit, resulting in a denial of
service condition.

See also :

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10126

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch referenced in the vendor security
advisory.

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: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 85402 ()

Bugtraq ID: 76092

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5477

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