CFNetwork < 129.20 DoS

Low Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4109

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running CFNetwork prior to 129.20. CFNetwork is an API for Mac OS X users that allows an abstraction of common network protocols. This version of CFNetwork is prone to a Denial of Service (DoS) flaw. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to crash the application utilizing CFNetwork.

Solution

Upgrade to version 129.20 or higher.

See Also

http://projects.info-pull.com/moab/MOAB-25-01-2007.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 4109

File Name: 4109.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2007/06/22

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSSv2

Base Score: 2.9

Temporal Score: 2.4

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 3

Temporal Score: 2.8

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

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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0464

BID: 22249