Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.x < 5.0.8 Packet Handling DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 85739
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.x prior to 5.0.8. It is, therefore, affected by a denial of service vulnerability due to a failure to properly handle spoofed packets. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to terminate arbitrary sessions.
SolutionUpgrade to Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.8 or later.