Vulnerability Note VU#104823
Cayman gateways vulnerable to a denial of service via oversized ICMP echo (ping) requests.
Cayman gateways vulnerable to a denial of service via oversized ICMP echo (ping) requests. Installing the newest version of the vendor software will resolve this vulnerability.
Cayman gateways running versions 5.5 Build R0, 5.3 Build R2, 5.3 Build R1 are vulnerable to an oversized ICMP echo (ping) request. By sending an oversized ping packet to the gateway, it is possible to crash various services resulting in a denial of service.
Exploiting this vulnerability results in a denial of service.
Upgrade to the latest vendor software release.
Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Cayman||Affected||27 Jul 2001||21 Aug 2001|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was discovered by Cassius.
This document was written by Jason Rafail.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2000-0418
- Date Public: 23 May 2000
- Date First Published: 27 Aug 2001
- Date Last Updated: 27 Aug 2001
- Severity Metric: 1.41
- Document Revision: 11
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