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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1066
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:18:38
Published 22 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



Quake 1 server responds to an initial UDP game connection request with a large amount of traffic, which allows remote attackers to use the server as an amplifier in a "Smurf" style attack on another host, by spoofing the connection request.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Sgi Quake 1 Server


BUGTRAQ - 19991222 Quake "smurf" - Quake War Utils

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:16