Samsung Kies Air GET denial of service
|kies-air-get-dos (80091)||Medium Risk|
Samsung Kies Air is vulnerable to a denial of service. By sending a specially-crafted GET request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause the application to crash.
Denial of Service
Upgrade to the latest version of Kies Air (2.2.211081or later), available from the Samsung Kies Web site. See References.
- Packetstorm Security Website: Kies Air Denial Of Service / Authorization Bypass.
- Samsung Kies Web Site: Samsung Kies.
- BID-56560: Samsung Kies Air Denial of Service and Security Bypass Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2012-5858: Samsung Kies Air 2.1.207051 and 2.1.210161 relies on the IP address for authentication, which allows remote man-in-the-middle attackers to read arbitrary phone contents by spoofing or controlling the IP address.
- Samsung Kies 2.1.207051
- Samsung Kies 2.1.210161
Nov 16, 2012
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