Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.x < 5.0.8 Packet Handling DoS

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


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.x prior
to 5.0.8. It is, therefore, affected by a denial of service
vulnerability due to a failure to properly handle spoofed packets. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to terminate
arbitrary sessions.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?a70240d7

Solution :

Upgrade to Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.8 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 85739 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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