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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-0177

Original release date: 02/07/2008
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The ipcomp6_input function in sys/netinet6/ipcomp_input.c in the KAME project before 20071201 does not properly check the return value of the m_pulldown function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system crash) via an IPv6 packet with an IPComp header.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29130
External Source: BID
Name: 27642
Type: Patch Information
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-1697
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kame.net/dev/cvsweb2.cgi/kame/kame/sys/netinet6/ipcomp_input.c.diff?r1=1.36;r2=1.37
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0688
External Source: FREEBSD
Name: FreeBSD-SA-08:04
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 30430
External Source: MILW0RM
Name: 5191
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://cvsweb.netbsd.org/bsdweb.cgi/src/sys/netinet6/ipcomp_input.c?f=u&only_with_tag=netbsd-3-1
Type: Advisory
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-07-11
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28979
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-150A
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28788
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 28816
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019314
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#110947
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 31074
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2008-05-28
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0441
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-2094

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