Citrix Presentation Server 4.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69129


The remote host has a virtualization application installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Citrix Presentation Server installed on the remote Windows host is potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- The application can cause clients to use weaker encryption settings than configured by the administrator, which could allow attackers to bypass intended restrictions. (CVE-2008-2299)

- It is possible for remote, authenticated users to access unauthorized desktops via unknown attack vectors.


Apply the patch referenced in the Citrix advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69129

File Name: citrix_presentation_server_ctx116289.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2013/07/30

Modified: 2016/11/17

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:presentation_server

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2008/05/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2008/05/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2008-2299, CVE-2008-2300

BID: 29232, 29233

OSVDB: 45328, 45329

CWE: 264, 310