Vulnerability Note VU#101915
The ISS RealSecure Network Sensor fails to properly process certain types of DHCP traffic.
ISS RealSecure Network Sensor "informational signatures" fail to properly process certain types of DHCP traffic, thereby causing the sensor to crash.
The ISS RealSecure Network Sensor fails to properly process certain types of DHCP traffic. If the sensor processes certain types of DHCP traffic, it will crash. For more information, please see http://bvlive01.iss.net/issEn/delivery/xforce/alertdetail.jsp?id=advise116.
An attacker can cause the sensor to stop functioning.
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Systems Affected (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Internet Security Systems Inc.||Affected||-||11 Mar 2003|
CVSS Metrics (Learn More)
This vulnerability was discovered by ISS X-Force.
This document was written by Ian A. Finlay.
- CVE IDs: CAN-2002-0601
- Date Public: 30 Apr 2002
- Date First Published: 11 Mar 2003
- Date Last Updated: 14 Mar 2003
- Severity Metric: 4.72
- Document Revision: 10
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