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CVE-1999-0128 Detail

Description

Oversized ICMP ping packets can result in a denial of service, aka Ping o' Death.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/18/1996

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:digital:osf_1:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:ibm:aix:4.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:1.3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:linux:linux_kernel:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:sco:internet_faststart:1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sco:internet_faststart:1.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sco:open_desktop:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sco:openserver:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sco:openserver:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sco:tcp_ip:1.2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.4:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.5:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:sun:sunos:5.5.1:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:h:ibm:sng:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:ibm:sng:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:h:ibm:sng:2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-1999-0128
NVD Published Date:
12/18/1996
NVD Last Modified:
09/09/2008