Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-1999-1228

Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-1228
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:01
Published 27 Sep 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1228

Summary

Various modems that do not implement a guard time, or are configured with a guard time of 0, can allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary modem commands such as ATH, ATH0, etc., via a "+++" sequence that appears in ICMP packets, the subject of an e-mail message, IRC commands, and others.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Logicode Quicktel 28.8


References

XF - global-village-modem-dos(3320)

BUGTRAQ - 19980927 1+2=3, +++ATH0=Old school DoS

MISC - http://www.macintouch.com/modemsecurity.html


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:20