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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-1999-1018
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:31
Published 27 Jul 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-1999-1018

Summary

IPChains in Linux kernels 2.2.10 and earlier does not reassemble IP fragments before checking the header information, which allows a remote attacker to bypass the filtering rules using several fragments with 0 offsets.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.0

  • Linux Kernel 2.2.10


References

BID - 543

BUGTRAQ - 19990727 Linux 2.2.10 ipchains Advisory


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:14