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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2000-0742
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:21:46
Published 20 Oct 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2000-0742

Summary

The IPX protocol implementation in Microsoft Windows 95 and 98 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by sending a ping packet with a source IP address that is a broadcast address, aka the "Malformed IPX Ping Packet" vulnerability.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 95

  • Microsoft Windows 98


References

BID - 1544

MS - MS00-054

BUGTRAQ - 20000602 ipx storm

XF - win-ipx-ping-packet(5079)


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:51