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LeafNode < 1.9.30 Resource Exhaustion DoS

Medium

Synopsis

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

Description

The remote host is running the LeafNode NNTP server. The version of LeafNode that is installed is vulnerable to a denial of service attack that may be abused by an attacker to cause this system to fail.

Solution

Upgrade to LeafNode 1.9.30 or higher.