CA eTrust Intrusion Detection CPImportKey Function Overflow DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18537
SynopsisIt is possible to crash the remote IDS service.
DescriptionThe remote host is running CA eTrust Intrusion Detection System, a security solution with intrusion detection, antivirus, web filtering and session monitoring.
The remote version of this software is affected by a denial of service vulnerability in the way it uses 'CPImportKey' function. An attacker can exploit this issue to crash the remote service by sending a specially crafted administration packet.
SolutionUpgrade to version 184.108.40.206 or later.