Citrix XenApp XML Service Interface Crafted Packet Parsing Remote Code Execution (CTX135066)

High Nessus Plugin ID 63339


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


The version of Citrix XenApp installed on the remote Windows host is potentially affected by an unspecified vulnerability in the XML service interface. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.


Apply the relevant vendor-supplied patch.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 63339

File Name: citrix_xenapp_ctx135066.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/12/27

Updated: 2019/12/04

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-5161

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:xenapp

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/12/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/12/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5161

BID: 56907

IAVB: 2012-B-0127