Icecast Server < 1.3.10 Crafted URI Remote DoS

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2142

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running a vulnerable version of Icecast, an open-source streaming server. It is reported that every version prior to 1.3.10 is vulnerable to a remote denial of service. The problem occurs if an attacker crafts a malicious file request by appending '/', '\' or '.' at the end.

Solution

Upgrade to Icecast 1.3.10 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2142

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2018/07/11

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:icecast:icecast

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2001-1083, CVE-2001-0784

BID: 2932, 2933