NetComm NB1300 Denial of Service

Secunia Advisory: SA14731

Release Date: 2005-03-29

Critical: Less critical

Impact: DoS

Where: From remote

Solution Status: Unpatched

OS: NetComm NB1300

Chris Rock has reported a vulnerability in NetComm NB1300, allowing malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).

The vulnerability is caused due to an error in the handling of traffic. This makes it possible to cause the device to stop responding by flooding the WAN interface with large ICMP ECHO requests.

Solution: Filter traffic or use another product.”

Full article: Secunia Advisory: SA14731