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

high Nessus Plugin ID 63339
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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: 1.8

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 12/27/2012

Updated: 11/13/2020

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2012-5161


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:xenapp

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/11/2012

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/11/2012

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-5161

BID: 56907

IAVB: 2012-B-0127-S