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Category:   Application (Security)  >   IPsec-Tools Vendors:   ipsec-tools.sourceforge.net
IPsec-Tools Memory Leak in Processing Invalid Proposals Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1020667
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1020667
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-3651   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Aug 13 2008
Original Entry Date:  Aug 12 2008
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 0.7.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IPsec-Tools. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send a specially crafted proposal to cause the target service to consume excessive memory.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the target service to consume excessive memory.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (0.7.1), available at:

http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=74601&package_id=74949&release_id=615380&abmode=1

Vendor URL:  ipsec-tools.sourceforge.net/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Resource error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Aug 27 2008 (Red Hat Issues Fix) IPsec-Tools Memory Leak in Processing Invalid Proposals Lets Remote Users Deny Service
Red Hat has released a fix for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3, 4, and 5.



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