BlackBerry Enterprise Server Crafted SRP Packet Remote DoS

High Nessus Plugin ID 20983


The remote Windows application is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


A malicious user can cause a denial of service by sending malformed SRP packets to the BlackBerry Router on port 3101.

Note that successful exploitation of this issue by a remote attacker is reportedly possible only through manipulation of DNS queries.


Install the appropriate service pack / hotfix as described in the vendor advisory referenced above.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 20983

File Name: blackberry_es_srp_packet_dos.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Published: 2006/02/27

Updated: 2018/06/27

Dependencies: 20949

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 5.8

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:rim:blackberry_enterprise_server

Required KB Items: BlackBerry_ES/Product, BlackBerry_ES/Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/12/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2342

BID: 16100