English | Deutsch | Español | Português
new user
 About:   Dedicated  | Advanced  | Standard  | Recurring  | No Risk  | Desktop  | Basic  | Single  | Security Seal  | FAQ
  Price/Feature Summary  | Order  | New Vulnerabilities  | Confidentiality  | Vulnerability Search
    Search 84396 CVE descriptions
and 44666 test descriptions,
access 10,000+ cross references.
Tests   CVE   All  

Test ID:10134
Category:Denial of Service
Title:Linux 2.1.89 - 2.2.3 : 0 length fragment bug
Summary:Crashes the remote linux box
Description:It was possible to crash the
remote server using the linux 'zero fragment' bug.

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent your
network from working properly.

Solution : if the remote host is a Linux server, then install
a newer kernel (2.2.4). If it is not, then contact your vendor
for a patch.

Risk factor : Medium
Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 2247
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0431
Bugtraq: 19990324 DoS for Linux 2.1.89 - 2.2.3: 0 length fragment bug (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: linux-zerolength-fragment
CopyrightThis script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison

This is only one of 44666 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.

To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.

New User Registration
Please email me your monthly newsletters, informing the latest services, improvements & surveys.
Please email me a vulnerability test announcement whenever a new test is added.
Registered User Login

 Forgot userid or passwd?

Home | About Us | Contact Us | Partner Programs | Developer APIs | Privacy | Mailing Lists | Abuse
Security Audits | Managed DNS | Network Monitoring | Site Analyzer | Internet Research Reports
Web Probe | Whois

© 1998-2015 E-Soft Inc. All rights reserved.