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CVE-2006-0179 Detail

Current Description

The Cisco IP Phone 7940 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reboot) via a large amount of TCP SYN packets (syn flood) to arbitrary ports, as demonstrated to port 80.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/11/2006
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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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Hyperlink Resource
http://downloads.securityfocus.com/vulnerabilities/exploits/cisco_ip7940_dos.pl Exploit
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015488 Exploit Patch
http://www.cisco.com/warp/public/707/cisco-response-20060113-ip-phones.shtml Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/16200 Exploit
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/0202 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/24117
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/1411

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:h:cisco:ip_phone_7940:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-0179
NVD Published Date:
01/11/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/18/2017