Worldspan for Windows Gateway Res Manager Port 17990 Malformed Request DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 11049


The remote service is vulnerable to denial of service.


It was possible to crash the Worldspan gateway by sending illegal data.

An attacker may use this attack to make this service crash continuously.


This produce was not patched by the vendor, its use should be discontinued.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 11049

File Name: worldspan_gw_DoS.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.19 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2002/07/19

Modified: 2016/11/29

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2002/07/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2002-1029

BID: 5169

OSVDB: 14478