Bird Chat Server Invalid User DoS

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2135

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.

Description

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of Bird Chat Server. Bird Chat Server is a small chat server for Windows. It is reported that versions up to 6.10 are prone to an issue that permit an attacker connecting with a fake username on the server to remotely crash all clients using the server.

Solution

No solution is known at this time.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2135

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2018/09/16

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.3

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:U/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:bird_chat:internet_chat_server

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-1739

BID: 11010