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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.4 6.4
CVE Id CVE-1999-1361
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:20
Published 09 May 1998 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1361

Summary

Windows NT 3.51 and 4.0 running WINS (Windows Internet Name Service) allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (resource exhaustion) via a flood of malformed packets, which causes the server to slow down and fill the event logs with error messages.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 3.5.1

  • Microsoft Windows Nt 4.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 19980509 coke.c


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:24