Check Point FireWall-1 Spoofed UDP Packet Remote DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote firewall is affected by a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

The machine (or a router on the way) crashed when it was flooded by
incorrect UDP packets. This attack was known to work against
FireWall-1 3.0, 4.0 or 4.1

An attacker may use this flaw to shut down this server, thus
preventing you from working properly.

Solution :

If this is a FW-1, enable the antispoofing rule
Otherwise, contact
your software vendor for a patch.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 11905 (fw1_udp_DoS.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 1419

CVE ID: