AOL Instant Messenger <= 6.1.32.1 SIP INVITE Message DoS

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4103
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Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running AOL Instant Messenger (AIM). Versions 6.1.32.1 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.

Solution

Upgrade to a version higher than 6.1.32.1.

See Also

http://www.aim.com

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4103

Published: 6/20/2007

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 4104

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 3.3

Temporal Score: 2.4

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:aol:aim:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3350

BID: 24533