CVE-2003-0251

Current Description

ypserv NIS server before 2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a TCP client request that does not respond to the server, which causes ypserv to block.

Basic Data

PublishedJuly 24, 2003
Last ModifiedOctober 19, 2018
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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
    2.3ApplicationNisYpserv Nis Server********2.7

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Nis Ypserv Nis Server *

References

NameSourceURLTags
21112http://secunia.com/advisories/21112SECUNIA
1016517http://securitytracker.com/id?1016517SECTRACK
55600http://sunsolve.sun.com/pub-cgi/retrieve.pl?doc=fsalert%2F55600&zone_32=category%3AsecuritySUNALERT
MDKSA-2003:072http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:072MANDRAKE
RHSA-2003:173http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-173.htmlREDHATPatch Vendor Advisory
RHSA-2003:201http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2003-201.htmlREDHAT
HPSBTU02132http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/440454/100/0/threadedHP
8031http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/8031BID
TLSA-2003-43http://www.turbolinux.com/security/TLSA-2003-43.txtTURBO
ADV-2006-2873http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/2873VUPEN
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:667https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A667OVAL