CVE-2010-4669 Detail

Current Description

The Neighbor Discovery (ND) protocol implementation in the IPv6 stack in Microsoft Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, and Windows 7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and system hang) by sending many Router Advertisement (RA) messages with different source addresses, as demonstrated by the flood_router6 program in the thc-ipv6 package.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://events.ccc.de/congress/2010/Fahrplan/events/3957.en.html Exploit 
http://mirror.fem-net.de/CCC/27C3/mp3-audio-only/27c3-3957-en-ipv6_insecurities.mp3 Exploit 
http://mirror.fem-net.de/CCC/27C3/mp4-h264-HQ/27c3-3957-en-ipv6_insecurities.mp4
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45760
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00yjWB6gGy8 Exploit 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/64583

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4669
NVD Published Date:
01/07/2011
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017
Source:
MITRE