WebWasher Remote ARJ Decoder Malformed Archive Handling DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21749


The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


According to its version, the version of WebWasher installed on the remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability when handling a specially crafted ARJ file.


Upgrade to WebWasher 5.3.0 build 2252 or later.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 21749

File Name: webwasher_530_2252.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2006/06/24

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

BID: 18521

OSVDB: 50425