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CVE-2014-0254 Detail

Description

The IPv6 implementation in Microsoft Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, and Windows RT does not properly validate packets, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (system hang) via crafted ICMPv6 Router Advertisement packets, aka "TCP/IP Version 6 (IPv6) Denial of Service Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/11/2014

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://osvdb.org/103159
http://secunia.com/advisories/56775
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/65409
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1029747
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2014/ms14-006
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/90755

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8:-:-:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8:-:-:x86:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_rt:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-0254
NVD Published Date:
02/11/2014
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018