Adobe ColdFusion Unspecified DoS (APSB14-29) (credentialed check)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79859


A web-based application running on the remote Windows host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.


The version of Adobe ColdFusion running on the remote Windows host is affected by an unspecified denial of service vulnerability due to a resource consumption issue.


Apply the relevant hotfixes referenced in Adobe advisory APSB14-29.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79859

File Name: coldfusion_win_apsb14-29.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/12/10

Modified: 2017/05/16

Dependencies: 55514

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:adobe:coldfusion

Required KB Items: SMB/coldfusion/instance

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/12/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/12/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-9166

BID: 71569

OSVDB: 115565