Threat Encyclopedia

Cesanta.Mongoose.MQTT.Subscribe.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service Vulnerability in Cesanta Mongoose.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Cesanta Mongoose 6.8

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://cesanta.com/

CVE References

CVE-2017-2893