CVE-2005-0740 Detail

Current Description

The TCP stack (tcp_input.c) in OpenBSD 3.5 and 3.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system panic) via crafted values in the TCP timestamp option, which causes invalid arguments to be used when calculating the retransmit timeout.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1012861 Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.openbsd.org/errata35.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12250 Exploit  Patch  Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2005-0740
NVD Published Date:
01/13/2005
NVD Last Modified:
09/05/2008
Source:
MITRE