Dell EMC iDRAC8 < (DSA-2022-069)

high Nessus Plugin ID 159643


Dell EMC iDRAC8 installed on the remote host is affected by a vulnerability.


The version of Dell EMC iDRAC8 installed on the remote host is prior to It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability as referenced in the DSA-2022-069 advisory.

- Dell EMC iDRAC8 versions 2.81.81 and earlier contain a denial of service vulnerability. A remote unauthenticated attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability to cause resource exhaustion, resulting in a denial of service (DoS) condition. (CVE-2022-24423)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Dell EMC iDRAC8 version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 159643

File Name: drac_dsa-2022-069_2_83_83_83.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 4/11/2022

Updated: 5/3/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-24423


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:dell:emc_idrac8, x-cpe:/h:dell:emc_idrac8

Required KB Items: installed_sw/iDRAC

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/4/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/4/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-24423