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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2005-3732

Original release date: 11/21/2005
Last revised: 08/16/2013


The Internet Key Exchange version 1 (IKEv1) implementation (isakmp_agg.c) in racoon in ipsec-tools before 0.6.3, when running in aggressive mode, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (null dereference and crash) via crafted IKE packets, as demonstrated by the PROTOS ISAKMP Test Suite for IKEv1.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
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: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0267
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.ee.oulu.fi/research/ouspg/protos/testing/c09/isakmp/
External Source: BID
Name: 15523
Type: Patch Information
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-965
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-221-1
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9857
External Source: MLIST
Name: [ipsec-tools-devel] 20051120 Potential DoS fixed in ipsec-tools
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.niscc.gov.uk/niscc/docs/re-20051114-01014.pdf?lang=en
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2005-2521
Type: Advisory
External Source: MISC
Name: http://cvs.sourceforge.net/viewcvs.py/ipsec-tools/ipsec-tools/src/racoon/isakmp_agg.c?r1=
Type: Patch Information
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1015254
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20051214 Re: [ GLSA 200512-04 ] Openswan, IPsec-Tools: Vulnerabilities in ISAK MP Protocol implementation
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200512-04
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2005:070
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FLSA-2006:190941
External Source: SGI
Name: 20060501-01-U
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:020

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9857
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)