Icecast < 1.3.10 Multiple Remote Buffer Overflows

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2140

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 1.3.10 is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow that may permit an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the host. Most vulnerable versions usualy run as root.

Solution

Upgrade to Icecast 1.3.10 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2140

File Name: 2140.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2016/01/15

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-2001-1229

BID: 4735

OSVDB: 10443