Mac OS X IPSec VPN Error Condition Unspecified DoS

2006-02-28T06:02:40
ID OSVDB:23643
Type osvdb
Reporter OUSPG()
Modified 2006-02-28T06:02:40

Description

Vulnerability Description

Mac OS X contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when unspecified IPSEC error conditions are handled incorrectly, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Apple has released a patch (2006-001) to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

Mac OS X contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when unspecified IPSEC error conditions are handled incorrectly, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

References:

Vendor Specific Advisory URL Secunia Advisory ID:19064 Related OSVDB ID: 23637 Related OSVDB ID: 23639 Related OSVDB ID: 23646 Related OSVDB ID: 23636 Related OSVDB ID: 23640 Related OSVDB ID: 23641 Related OSVDB ID: 23642 Related OSVDB ID: 23648 Related OSVDB ID: 23649 Related OSVDB ID: 23638 Related OSVDB ID: 23644 Related OSVDB ID: 23645 Related OSVDB ID: 23647 News Article: http://www.informationweek.com/news/showArticle.jhtml;?articleID=181500394 FrSIRT Advisory: ADV-2006-0791 CVE-2006-0383 Bugtraq ID: 16907