Vulnerability Note VU#160460
Dell PowerConnect 6248P series switch denial of service vulnerability
Dell PowerConnect 6248P series switches contain a denial of service vulnerability when parsing malformed requests.
Dell PowerConnect 6248P series switches contain a denial of service vulnerability when parsing malformed requests which could cause the switch to crash and become unavailable.
An authenticated attacker can cause the Dell PowerConnect 6248P series switch to crash and become unavailable.
We are currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
Vendor Information (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Dell Computer Corporation, Inc.||Affected||09 Jan 2013||18 Feb 2013|
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Thanks to Gary Blosser for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Michael Orlando.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2013-0120
- Date Public: 22 Feb 2013
- Date First Published: 22 Feb 2013
- Date Last Updated: 22 Feb 2013
- Document Revision: 8
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