Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-0451 (CCN-8364)

Assigned:1999-01-19
Published:1999-01-19
Updated:2008-09-05
Summary:Denial of service in Linux 2.0.36 allows local users to prevent any server from listening on any non-privileged port.
CVSS v3 Severity:4.0 Medium (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): Low
CVSS v2 Severity:2.1 Low (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): Partial
2.1 Low (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): Partial
Vulnerability Type:CWE-Other
Vulnerability Consequences:Denial of Service
References:Source: CCN
Type: BugTraq Mailing List, Tue, 19 Jan 1999 11:33:19 -0800
Linux 2.0.36 vulnerable to local port/memory DoS attack

Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-0451

Source: CCN
Type: Linux Kernel Web site
The Linux Kernel Archives

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 5994
Linux CLOSE_WAIT TCP Networking DoS

Source: BID
Type: Vendor Advisory
343

Source: CCN
Type: BID-343
Linux TCP Port DoS Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
linux-ports-dos(8364)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.0.35:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • OR cpe:/o:linux:linux_kernel:2.0.36:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
    BACK
    linux linux kernel 2.0
    linux linux kernel 2.2.0
    linux linux kernel 2.0.35
    linux linux kernel 2.0.36