Icecast < 2.0.1 HTTP Basic Authentication Remote Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2137

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of Icecast, an open-source streaming server. It is reported that every version prior to 2.0.1 is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow during the Base64 authorization request processing. This vulnerability may permit an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.

Solution

Upgrade to Icecast 2.0.1 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2137

File Name: 2137.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2004-2027

BID: 10311