CA eTrust Intrusion Detection System Key Exchange Remote DoS

High Nessus Plugin ID 24733


It is possible to crash the remote IDS service.


The 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 handles session keys. An attacker can exploit this issue to crash the remote service by sending a specially crafted administration packet.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24733

File Name: etrust_dos2.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/02/28

Modified: 2016/11/11

Dependencies: 18536

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


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

Required KB Items: eTrust/intrusion_detection_system

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/02/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1005

BID: 22743

OSVDB: 32290