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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-1999-1518
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:42
Published 15 Jul 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-1999-1518

Summary

Operating systems with shared memory implementations based on BSD 4.4 code allow a user to conduct a denial of service and bypass memory limits (e.g., as specified with rlimits) using mmap or shmget to allocate memory and cause page faults.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Freebsd 1.1.5.1

  • Freebsd 2.0

  • Freebsd 2.0.5

  • Freebsd 2.1.0

  • Freebsd 2.1.5

  • Freebsd 2.1.6

  • Freebsd 2.1.7.1

  • Freebsd 2.2.2

  • Freebsd 2.2.3

  • Freebsd 2.2.4

  • Freebsd 2.2.5

  • Freebsd 2.2.6

  • Freebsd 2.2.8

  • Freebsd 3.0

  • Freebsd 3.1

  • Freebsd 3.2

  • Netbsd 1.3.1

  • Netbsd 1.3.2

  • Netbsd 1.3.3

  • Netbsd 1.4


References

XF - bsd-shared-memory-dos(2351)

BID - 526

BUGTRAQ - 19990715 Shared memory DoS's


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:28