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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-1999-1331
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:01:44
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



netcfg 2.16-1 in Red Hat Linux 4.2 allows the Ethernet interface to be controlled by users on reboot when an option is set, which allows local users to cause a denial of service by shutting down the interface.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Redhat Linux 4.2



XF - netcfg-ethernet-dos(7245)

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:23