Family: Denial of Service --> Category: kill_host
Linux 2.1.89 - 2.2.3 : 0 length fragment bug Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Crashes the remote linux box
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
It was possible to crash the
remote server using the linux 'zero fragment' bug.
A possible hacker may use this flaw to prevent your
network from working properly.
Solution : if the remote host is a Linux server, then install
a newer kernel (2.2.4). If it is not, then contact your vendor
for a patch.
Threat Level: High
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