Nortel Networks, Inc. Information for VU#484891

Microsoft SQL Server 2000 contains stack buffer overflow in SQL Server Resolution Service


Not Affected

Vendor Statement

Current Nortel Networks products and solutions do not ship with Microsoft SQL Server 2000. However, due to the high volume of traffic generated between other vendors' impacted systems running Microsoft SQL Server 2000, some Nortel Networks switches may experience high CPU utilization leading to traffic congestion.

Nortel Networks recommends following the ingress/egress filtering mitigation strategies outlined by CERT in the "Solutions" section of Advisory CA-2003-04. Product-specific bulletins with instructions for configuration of ingress filters are available from the following Nortel Networks support contacts:

North America: 1-800-4NORTEL or 1-800-466-7835
Europe, Middle East and Africa: 00800 8008 9009, or +44 (0) 870 907 9009

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