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Fenice <= 1.10 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Tries to crash Fenice using large Content-Length

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote RTSP server suffers from multiple overflow issues.

Description :

The remote host is running Fenice, an open-source media streaming
server for Linux / unix.

The version of Fenice installed on the remote host is affected by
integer overflow vulnerability involving requests with large values
for the 'Content-Length' header and by a buffer overflow vulnerability
in its 'parse_url' function. An unauthenticated remote attacker can
exploit either flaw using a simple GET request to crash the affected
application and possibly to execute arbitrary code subject to the
rights of the user id under which Fenice runs.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/431870/30/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/436256/30/0/threaded
https://streaming.polito.it/svn/fenice/trunk/NEWS

Solution :

Upgrade to Fenice version 1.11 or later.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 7
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:P/A:P/I:P/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 17678

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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