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The remote server is vulnerable to a denial of service.
It was possible to crash the remote Livingston portmaster by
overflowing its buffers by sending several times the two chars :
An attacker may use this flaw to prevent you to use your internet
Contact your vendor for a patch.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
Family: Denial of Service
Nessus Plugin ID: 10182 ()
Bugtraq ID: 2225
CVE ID: CVE-1999-0218
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