5730 : Multiple Vendor TCP/IP Reassembly Remote DoS (Bonk)
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
1998-01-05

Description

Windows contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when specially crafted IP packet fragments are sent to a target, and will result in loss of availability for the platform.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Windows NT
4.0 SP0
Windows 95
SP0

References

Tools & Filters

10030

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2003-12-31 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1

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