Family: Denial of Service --> Category: kill_host
Firewall/1 UDP port 0 DoS Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Crashes the remote host by sending a UDP packet going to port 0
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to
crash either the remote host or the firewall
in between us and the remote host by sending
an UDP packet going to port 0.
This flaw may allow a possible hacker to shut down
Solution : contact your firewall vendor if
it was the firewall which crashed, or filter
incoming UDP traffic if the remote host crashed.
Threat Level: High
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