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613819: CVE-2010-2529 iputils: denial of service vulnerability in ping

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Unspecified vulnerability in ping.c in iputils 20020927, 20070202, 20071127, and 20100214 on Mandriva Linux allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang) via a crafted echo response.

Find out more about CVE-2010-2529 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 1.2
Base Metrics AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 iputils Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 iputils Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 iputils Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 iputils Will not fix