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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-1574

Original release date: 05/06/2009
Last revised: 12/23/2010


racoon/isakmp_frag.c in ipsec-tools before 0.7.2 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted fragmented packets without a payload, which triggers a NULL pointer dereference.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
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: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-4291
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4298
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2009:1036
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:112
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-4298
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-200905-03
External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1804
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090504 Re: ipsec-tools 0.7.2
Type: Patch Information
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2009-11-09-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3937
External Source: APPLE
Name: APPLE-SA-2010-12-16-1
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=497990
Type: Patch Information; Exploit
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2009:012
External Source: XF
Name: ipsectools-isakmpfrag-dos(50412)
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9624
External Source: FEDORA
Name: FEDORA-2009-4394
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?group_id=74601&release_id=677611
External Source: BID
Name: 34765
External Source: MLIST
Name: [oss-security] 20090429 ipsec-tools 0.7.2
Type: Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-785-1
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3184

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:9624
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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