Family: Gain a shell remotely --> Category: destructive_attack
ActiveSync packet overflow Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Tests for the overflow in ActiveSync
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote service (probably ActiveSync) could be crashed
by sending it a malformed packet advertising a wrong content-length.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to disable this service remotely. It is
not clear at this time if this vulnerability can be used to execute
arbitrary code on this host, although it is a possibility.
Solution : Filter incoming traffic to this port
Threat Level: High
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