Citrix Presentation Server Client Unspecified Remote Code Execution

High Nessus Plugin ID 24742


The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


Citrix Presentation Server Client is installed on the remote host. It is used to access published resources such as applications stored on servers running Citrix Presentation Server.

The version of Citrix Presentation Server Client on the remote host is reportedly affected by an unspecified remote code execution vulnerability involving ICA connections through proxy servers. An attacker may be able to leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the user's privileges by tricking the user into visiting a malicious website.


Upgrade to Citrix Presentation Server Client for Windows version 10.0 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24742

File Name: citrix_ica_code_exec.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.18 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/03/01

Modified: 2016/05/04

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:presentation_server_client

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/02/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/02/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-1196

BID: 22762

OSVDB: 33833