Intrusion Prevention

Blue.Coat.WinProxy.Telnet.DoS

Description

It indicates a possible exploit of Denial of Service vulnerability Blue Coat Systems Inc. WinProxy that may allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a large number of packets with 0xFF characters to the Telnet port (TCP 23), which corrupts the heap.

Affected Products

Blue Coat Systems WebProxy 6.0 and before.

Impact

Denial of Service or system compromise.

Recommended Actions

Blue Coat Systems WebProxy 6.1 a or later.

CVE References

CVE-2005-3654