FlexCast < 2.0 Remote Overflow

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 2946

Synopsis

The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.

Description

The remote host is running FlexCast, a streaming audio and video server. This version of FlexCast is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to execute arbitrary code on the remote system. (CVE-2005-1897)

Solution

Upgrade to version 2.0 or higher.

See Also

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/apps/freshmeat/2005-05/0021.html

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 2946

File Name: 2946.prm

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2015/04/10

Modified: 2016/01/21

Dependencies: 1442

Nessus ID: 18429

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSSv2

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:flexcast:flexcast_audio_video_streaming_server

Patch Publication Date: 2005/05/21

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2005/06/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-1897

BID: 13858

OSVDB: 17126