Plugins Database As of 11-21-2019

Tenable Nessus <= 8.7.0 Denial of Service Vulnerability (TNS-2019-06)

Denial of Service
Impact by CVSS Score
  • ID: 1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.107735

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P

Detection Type:
Remote Banner

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
This host is running Tenable Nessus and is prone to a denial of service vulnerability due to improper validation of specific imported scan types.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Impact:
An authenticated, remote attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability to create a denial of service condition.

Affected Versions:
Tenable Nessus through version 8.6.0.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to Tenable Nessus version 8.7.0 or later.

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Severity
Low
CVSS Score
3.5
Published
2019-10-25 07:53:31
Modified
2019-10-25 08:14:34
CVE
CVE-2019-3982

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