AOL Instant Messenger <= 220.127.116.11 SIP INVITE Message DoS
Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4103
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running AOL Instant Messenger (AIM). Versions 18.104.22.168 and lower are reported vulnerable to a remote Denial of Service (DoS) attack. An attacker exploiting this flaw would only need to be able to initiate a SIP session to the AIM client. Successful exploitation would result in the Instant Messenger client crashing.
SolutionUpgrade to a version higher than 22.214.171.124.