Multiple Vendor timed Malformed Packet DoS

2001-03-12T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:1776
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2001-03-12T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

timed contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending malformed packets, which causes the daemon to crash, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

Solution Description

Contact your vendor for an appropriate upgrade. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Short Description

timed contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when sending malformed packets, which causes the daemon to crash, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

References:

Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL ISS X-Force ID: 6228 CVE-2001-0388 CIAC Advisory: m-067 Bugtraq ID: 2491