CA Multiple Products Message Queuing Multiple Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20840


It is possible to crash the remote messaging service.


The remote version of CA Message Queuing Service is vulnerable to two flaws that could lead to a denial of service :

- Improper handling of specially crafted TCP packets on port 4105 (CVE-2006-0529)

- Failure to handle spoofed UDP CAM requests (CVE-2006-0530)


CA has released a set of patches for CAM 1.05, 1.07 and 1.11.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 20840

File Name: cacam_dos.nasl

Version: 1.19

Type: remote

Published: 2006/02/03

Updated: 2018/06/27

Dependencies: 20147

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ca:messaging

Required KB Items: CA/MessageQueuing

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/02/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-0529, CVE-2006-0530

BID: 16475