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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0152

Original release date: 01/08/2008
Last revised: 09/21/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

SLnet.exe in SeattleLab SLNet RF Telnet Server 4.1.1.3758 and earlier allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unspecified telnet options, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference. NOTE: the crash is not user-assisted when the server is running in debug mode.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28316
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 27134
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20080104 Some DoS in some telnet servers
External Source: MISC
Name: http://aluigi.altervista.org/adv/slnetmsg-adv.txt

Vulnerable software and versions

+ Configuration 1
+ OR
* cpe:/o:seattle_lab_software:slnet_rf_telnet_server:4.1.1.3758 and previous versions

* Denotes Vulnerable Software
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