Multiple BSD IPv6 Traffic Handling DoS

2004-02-04T07:35:14
ID OSVDB:3825
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2004-02-04T07:35:14

Description

Vulnerability Description

OpenBSD contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when a combination of specially crafted IPv6 packets are sent, and will result in loss of availability for the platform.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, OpenBSD has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Short Description

OpenBSD contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when a combination of specially crafted IPv6 packets are sent, and will result in loss of availability for the platform.

References:

Vendor Specific Advisory URL Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1008944 Secunia Advisory ID:10801 Other Advisory URL: http://www.guninski.com/obsdmtu.html Other Advisory URL: http://lists.netsys.com/pipermail/full-disclosure/2004-February/016704.html ISS X-Force ID: 15044 CVE-2004-0257