Intrusion Prevention

LibVNCServer.rfbProcessClientNormalMessage.msg.ssc.scale.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in LibVNCserver.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious packet. It allows a remote attacker to cause denial of service conditions in the affected application.

Affected Products

LibVNCServer Development Team LibVNCServer 0.9.9 and prior

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://github.com/newsoft/libvncserver/commit/05a9bd41a

CVE References

CVE-2014-6054