Check Point FireWall-1 UDP Port 0 DoS

1999-08-09T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:1038
Type osvdb
Reporter Malikai(malikaiI@nteractivealien.com)
Modified 1999-08-09T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Check Point FireWall-1 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when an attacker sends a UDP packet to port 0 of any host behind the firewall occurs, and will result in loss of availability for the firewall.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

Check Point FireWall-1 contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when an attacker sends a UDP packet to port 0 of any host behind the firewall occurs, and will result in loss of availability for the firewall.

References:

Nessus Plugin ID:10074 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/1999-q3/0378.html ISS X-Force ID: 3233 CVE-1999-0675 Bugtraq ID: 576