9790 : F-Secure Internet Gatekeeper Content Scanner Server Exception Handling DoS
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F-Secure Internet Gatekeeper contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered due to the parsing of malformed packets on port 18,971, which causes the application to crash with an access violation error and will result in loss of availability for the server.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Availability
Exploit: Exploit Unknown


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


F-Secure Corporation
Internet Gatekeeper
6.31 Build 33



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2005-06-15 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1


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