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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-1999-1423
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:29
Published 26 Jun 1997 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1423

Summary

ping in Solaris 2.3 through 2.6 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) via a ping request to a multicast address through the loopback interface, e.g. via ping -i.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Sun Solaris 2.3

  • Sun Solaris 2.4

  • Sun Solaris 2.5

  • Sun Solaris 2.5.1

  • Sun Solaris 2.6


References

BID - 209

SUN - 00146

BUGTRAQ - 19971005 Solaris Ping Bug and other [bc] oddities

BUGTRAQ - 19970627 SUMMARY: Solaris Ping bug (DoS)

BUGTRAQ - 19970626 Solaris Ping bug (DoS)

XF - ping-multicast-loopback-dos(7492)

BUGTRAQ - 19970627 Solaris Ping bug(inetsvc)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:26