3com RAS 1500 / Wyse Winterm Malformed Packet Remote DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2003-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to a remote denial of service attack.

Description :

It was possible to crash the remote host by sending a specially
crafted IP packet with a null length for IP option #0xE4

An attacker may use this flaw to prevent the remote host from
accomplishing its job properly.

See also :

http://archive.cert.uni-stuttgart.de/bugtraq/2003/03/msg00321.html

Solution :

The solution is unknown at this time.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 11475 (3com_ras_crash.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 7175
14536

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2577
CVE-2006-0309