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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-0986
Last Modified 09 Sep 2008 08:36:35
Published 08 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-0986

Summary

The ping command in Linux 2.0.3x allows local users to cause a denial of service by sending large packets with the -R (record route) option.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Debian Linux 2.1

  • Linux Kernel 2.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.0.34

  • Linux Kernel 2.0.35

  • Linux Kernel 2.0.36

  • Linux Kernel 2.0.37

  • Linux Kernel 2.0.38

  • Redhat Linux 5.2


References

BID - 870


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:14