TrustKeeper Scan Engine Update for January 20, 2016


The latest update to the TrustKeeper scan engine that powers our Trustwave Vulnerability Management product (including both internal and external vulnerability scanning) is now available. Enjoy!

New Vulnerability Test Highlights

Some of the more interesting vulnerability tests we added recently are as follows:


  • Inspection of a stream of malformed TCP packets vulnerability in Cisco ASA 5500-X Series (CVE-2007-0959)
  • Inspection of malformed Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) packets for Cisco ASA 5500-X Series (CVE-2007-0959)


  • Bind vulnerable to DoS via a race condition when handling socket errors (CVE-2015-8461)
  • Bind vulnerable to DoS via responses with a malformed class attribute (CVE-2015-8000)



  • FreeBSD SSL/TLS Renegotiation Handshakes Vulnerability (CVE-2009-3555)
  • FreeBSD OpenSSH X11-Forwarding Privilege Escalation Vulnerability (CVE-2008-1483)
  • FreeBSD gtar Directory Traversal Vulnerability (CVE-2007-4131)
  • FreeBSD Tcpdump Remote Code Execution (CVE-2007-3798)


  • Joomla! Remote Code Execution via Object Injection (CVE-2015-8562)


  • PHP Denial of Service Vulnerability via Link Indicator Reference (CVE-2015-7803)
  • PHP Denial of Service Vulnerability via PHAR Archives (CVE-2015-7804)
  • PHP Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability via FPM (CVE-2014-0185)


How to Update?

All Trustwave customers using the TrustKeeper Scan Engine receive the updates automatically as soon as an update is available. No action is required.

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