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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0066

Original release date: 01/08/2008
Last revised: 03/28/2011


The kernel in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2, and Server 2003, when ICMP Router Discovery Protocol (RDP) is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via fragmented router advertisement ICMP packets that trigger an out-of-bounds read, aka "Windows Kernel TCP/IP/ICMP Vulnerability."


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5271
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02304
External Source: BID
Name: 27139
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA08-008A
External Source: MISC
Name: http://blogs.technet.com/swi/archive/2008/01/08/ms08-001-part-2-the-case-of-the-moderate-icmp-mitigations.aspx
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019166
External Source: ISS
Name: 20070108 Multiple (3) Microsoft Windows TCP/IP Remote Code Execution and DoS Vulnerabilities
External Source: MS
Name: MS08-001
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: win-tcpip-icmp-dos(39254)
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2008-0069
Type: Advisory

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5271
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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