IRIX rpc.mountd RPC Request DoS

2004-05-17T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:6201
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2004-05-17T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

IRIX rpc.mountd contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when the rpc.mountd daemon processes a specially crafted RPC request, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

Solution Description

Upgrade to version 6.5.25 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. It is also possible to correct the flaw by implementing the following workaround(s): Apply patch # 5602 released by SGI.

Short Description

IRIX rpc.mountd contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when the rpc.mountd daemon processes a specially crafted RPC request, and will result in loss of availability for the service.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.sgi.com/ Vendor Specific Advisory URL Security Tracker: 1010185 Secunia Advisory ID:11628 Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-05/0889.html Keyword: SGI BUG 914056 ISS X-Force ID: 16175 CVE-2004-0483