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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-0046
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:27:02
Published 31 Jan 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-0046

Summary

Linux kernel, and possibly other operating systems, allows remote attackers to read portions of memory via a series of fragmented ICMP packets that generate an ICMP TTL Exceeded response, which includes portions of the memory in the response packet.

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Linux Kernel 2.6.20.1


References

BUGTRAQ - 20020120 remote memory reading through tcp/icmp

XF - icmp-read-memory(7998)

REDHAT - RHSA-2002:007

OSVDB - 5394


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