Macromedia Flash Media Server Administration Service Crafted Packet Remote DoS
High Nessus Plugin ID 20302
SynopsisThe remote service is prone to a remote denial of service attack.
DescriptionThe remote host appears to be using Flash Media Server.
The version of Flash Media Server installed on the remote host is affected by a flaw in its administration server that causes it to crash if it receives a single character. The administration server is used to remotely administer Flash Media Server, and this flaw can be used by an attacker to disable access to this service.
SolutionLimit access to this port to trusted users.