Nortel Networks Information for VU#539363
State-based firewalls fail to effectively manage session table resource exhaustion
- Vendor Information Help Date Notified: 05 Jun 2002
- Statement Date:
- Date Updated: 27 Nov 2002
The following Nortel Networks products use state-based firewall technology:
The Alteon Switched Firewall incorporates FireWall-1 technology licensed from Check Point Software Technologies, Inc. Please refer to the Vendor Statement posted by Check Point Software Technologies, Inc.
There are no issues with the Contivity Platform, this includes the:
- Contivity 600/1500/1600/2000/2500/2600/4500/4600
Contivity software releases 3.5 and beyond including the CVC Client
The vendor has not provided us with any further information regarding this vulnerability.
This statement was submitted to the CERT/CC on Tuesday, November 5, 2002.
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