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DeleGate DNS Response Denial of Service Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detetermines the version of the remote DeleGate proxy
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A rogue DNS server may crash the remote proxy.
The remote host is running Delegate, a multi-application proxy.
The remote version of this software is vulnerable to a denial of service
when processing invalid DNS responses. A possible hacker may exploit this flaw to
disable this service remotely.
To exploit this flaw, a possible hacker would need to be able to inject malformed
DNS responses to the queries sent by the remote application.
Upgrade to DeleGate 8.11.6 or newer.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
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