Secure Computing Corporation Information for VU#222750

TCP/IP implementations do not adequately validate ICMP error messages

Status

Not Affected

Vendor Statement

Secure Computing has carefully analyzed the scenarios outlined in the Internet Draft, and has determined that the Sidewinder G2 responds appropriately in those situations. Some of the scenarios mentioned in this draft illustrate again the desirability of using carefully configured security appliances and using protocols such as IPsec.

Vendor Information

The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor References

None

Addendum

Please see http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20050412-00303.pdf?lang=en.

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