AOL Instant Messenger <= 6.1.32.1 SIP INVITE Message DoS

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4103

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: Low

ID: 4103

File Name: 4103.prm

Published: 2007/06/20

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 4104

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSSv2

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 4.2

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:aol:aim

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3350

BID: 24533

OSVDB: 38562