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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2002-2124
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:32:23
Published 31 Dec 2002 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2002-2124

Summary

The recvn and sendn functions in nylon 0.2 do not check when the recv function call returns 0, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop and CPU consumption) by closing the connection while recv is executing.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Nylon 0.2


References

XF - nylon-recv-endless-dos(10334)

BID - 5938

BUGTRAQ - 20021010 nylon 0.2 (0.3?) DoS

SECUNIA - 7281


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:37:37