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CFNetwork < 129.20 DoS

Low

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.