Citrix XenServer Windows Guest Tools Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 74328


The remote host is affected by a remote denial of service vulnerability.


The remote Windows host has a vulnerable version of XenServer Tools that may allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to crash the host by sending specially crafted packets.


Apply the appropriate patch per the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 74328

File Name: xenserver_tools_cve_2014_3798.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/06/05

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 74327

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:xenserver_tools

Required KB Items: SMB/xenserver_tools/Version, SMB/xenserver_tools/Path

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/05/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/05/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3798

BID: 67693