Cogent DataHub < 6.4.7 Incoming DDE Connection Handling Remote DoS
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91624
SynopsisThe remote host is running an application that is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Cogent DataHub that is prior to 6.4.7. It is, therefore, affected by a denial of service vulnerability that is triggered during the handling of incoming DDE connections. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to crash the service.
SolutionUpgrade to Cogent DataHub version 6.4.7 or later.