DC++ < 0.674 File Content Manipulation

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2813

Synopsis

The remote host may be tricked into running an executable file.

Description

The remote host is running DC++, an open source peer-to-peer client. The remote host is reported to be prone to a vulnerability where attackers can append data to file transfers. The details of this flaw are, at the time, undocumented. It is believed that a successful attack would result in arbitrary code being run on the client machine (after a download is complete).

Solution

Upgrade to version 0.674 or higher.

See Also

http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=40287&amp;release_id=319316

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 2813

File Name: 2813.prm

Published: 2005/04/11

Modified: 2016/01/21

Nessus ID: 18012

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1089

BID: 13088