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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2001-0486

Original release date: 07/02/2001
Last revised: 09/05/2008


Remote attackers can cause a denial of service in Novell BorderManager 3.6 and earlier by sending TCP SYN flood to port 353.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
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: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20010420 Novell BorderManager 3.5 VPN Denial of Service
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: VULN-DEV
Name: 20010402 (no subject)
Type: Advisory
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20010501 Re: Proof of concept DoS against novell border manager enterprise edition 3.5
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 2623
Type: Advisory; Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/searchtid.cgi?/2959062.htm
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20010429 Proof of concept DoS against novell border manager enterprise
External Source: XF
Name: bordermanager-vpn-syn-dos(6429)

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