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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1201
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:01:20
Published 06 Feb 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-1999-1201

Summary

Windows 95 and Windows 98 systems, when configured with multiple TCP/IP stacks bound to the same MAC address, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) via a certain ICMP echo (ping) packet, which causes all stacks to send a ping response, aka TCP Chorusing.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 95

  • Microsoft Windows 98


References

XF - win-multiple-ip-dos(7542)

BID - 225

NTBUGTRAQ - 19990206 New Windows 9x Bug: TCP Chorusing


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:19