OpenBSD i386 Trace-trap Handling DDB Local DoS

1999-02-12T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:6126
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 1999-02-12T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

OpenBSD contains a flaw that may allow a local denial of service. The issue is triggered due to the trace-trap handling with DDB enabled, and could allow a malicious user to cause a system crash. No further details have been provided.

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 local denial of service. The issue is triggered due to the trace-trap handling with DDB enabled, and could allow a malicious user to cause a system crash. No further details have been provided.

References:

Vendor Specific Solution URL: ftp://ftp.openbsd.org/pub/OpenBSD/patches/2.4/i386/trctrap.patch Vendor Specific Advisory URL ISS X-Force ID: 3394 CVE-2000-0309