Solaris 10 ICMP Packet Handling DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host appears to be running a version of Solaris 10 that
contains a vulnerability in its ICMP handling process that can be
leveraged by an unauthenticated remote attacker to panic the affected
host.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2008-01/0164.html
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102697-1

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch as described in the vendor advisory above.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Denial of Service

Nessus Plugin ID: 29980 ()

Bugtraq ID: 22323

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0634