CVE-1999-0746

Current Description

A default configuration of in.identd in SuSE Linux waits 120 seconds between requests, allowing a remote attacker to conduct a denial of service.

Basic Data

PublishedAugust 16, 1999
Last ModifiedSeptember 09, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score5.0
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3OSSlackwareSlackware Linux3.2*******
    2.3OSSlackwareSlackware Linux3.6*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux4.4*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux4.4.1*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux5.0*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux5.1*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux5.2*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux5.3*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.0*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.1*******
    2.3OSSuseSuse Linux6.2*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Slackware Slackware Linux 3.2, 3.6
Suse Suse Linux 4.4, 4.4.1, 5.0, 5.1, 5.2, 5.3, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2

References

NameSourceURLTags
587http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/587BID