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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2002-0237

Original release date: 05/29/2002
Last revised: 09/10/2008


Buffer overflow in ISS BlackICE Defender 2.9 and earlier, BlackICE Agent 3.0 and 3.1, and RealSecure Server Sensor 6.0.1 and 6.5 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a flood of large ICMP ping packets.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides unauthorized access, Allows partial confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020206 Black ICE Ping Vulnerability Side Note
External Source: NTBUGTRAQ
Name: 20020209 ALERT: ISS BlackICE Kernel Overflow Exploitable
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020209 ALERT: ISS BlackICE Kernel Overflow Exploitable
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: ISS
Name: 20020204 DoS and Potential Overflow Vulnerability in BlackICE Products
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 4025
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20020204 Vulnerability in Black ICE Defender
External Source: XF
Name: blackice-ping-flood-dos(8058)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

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