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CVE-2012-0194 Detail


The TCP implementation in IBM AIX 5.3, 6.1, and 7.1, when the Large Send Offload option is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (assertion failure and panic) via an unspecified series of packets.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/06/2012

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CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.1 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM External Source SECTRACK 1026640 External Source AIXAPAR IV13751 External Source AIXAPAR IV13820 External Source AIXAPAR IV13827 External Source AIXAPAR IV14209 External Source AIXAPAR IV14210 External Source AIXAPAR IV14211 External Source BID 51864 External Source XF aix-tcpstack-dos(72562)

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