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CVE-1999-1201

Type: 
Unavailable / Other
Severity: 
Medium
Publication date: 
02/06/1999
Last modified: 
10/09/2017
Description
Windows 95 and Windows 98 systems, when configured with multiple TCP/IP stacks bound to the same MAC address, allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (traffic amplification) via a certain ICMP echo (ping) packet, which causes all stacks to send a ping response, aka TCP Chorusing.
Impact
Access Vector: Through network
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: No impact on system integrity + No impact on system confidentiality + Partially affects on system availability
Vulnerable software and versions
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_98:*:gold:*:*:*:*:*:*
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_95:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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