LIVE555 Media Server < 2007.11.18 DoS
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4289
SynopsisThe remote host is vulnerable to a Denial of Service (DoS) attack.
DescriptionThe remote host is running LIVE555 Media Server, a media streaming server. The version of LIVE55 installed on the remote host is vulnerable to a denial of service attack when sent a request of less than 8 bytes. An attacker exploiting this flaw would only need the ability to connect to the RTSP server via the network. Successful exploitation would result in the service crashing.
SolutionUpgrade to version 2007.11.18 or higher.