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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-2151

Original release date: 04/19/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011


The administration server in McAfee e-Business Server before 8.1.1 and 8.5.x before 8.5.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (service crash) via a large length value in a malformed authentication packet, which triggers a heap over-read.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service


The vendor has addressed this issue in the following product update: https://knowledge.mcafee.com/SupportSite/dynamickc.do?externalId=612751&command=show&forward=nonthreadedKC

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External Source: BID
Name: 23544
External Source: XF
Name: mcafee-ebusiness-utility-dos(33730)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1017929
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20070417 McAfee E-Business Admin Server Invalid Data Length DoS Vulnerability
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 24893
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://knowledge.mcafee.com/SupportSite/dynamickc.do?externalId=612751&command=show&forward=nonthreadedKC
Type: Advisory
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1434

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