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Strike ID:
D18-0n5a1
CVSS:
5.0 (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
False Positive:
t
Variants:
1
Year:
2018

Description

This strike exploits a denial of service vulnerability in Linux Kernel TCP segments. The vulnerability is caused by the way how out-of-order TCP segments are stored and handled from the function tcp collapse ofo queue and tcp prune ofo queue. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by keep sending crafted TCP segments packet to the target server. Successful exploitation is able to exhaust target servers resource and lead to denial-of-service.

CVE

References

MSB

BID

ExploitDB

Secunia

Security Tracker

Metasploit

ZDI

Google

OSVDB

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