Netperformer ICMP denial of service

netperformer-icmp-dos (28909) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


NetPerformer is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. By sending specially-crafted ICMP packets, a remote attacker could cause the device to drop TCP connections and in some cases, cause the device to reboot.


Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: Complete
Temporal Score: 4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated


Denial of Service


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Wed Sep 13 2006 - 05:13:36 CDT: NetPerformer FRAD ACT Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • NetPerformer Web site: NetPerformer SDM-9500.
  • NetPerformer Web site: NetPerformer SDM-9300/9350.
  • BID-19990: Verso NetPerformer Frame Relay Access Device ICMP Denial of Service Vulnerability
  • CVE-2006-4833: Verso NetPerformer FRAD ACT SDM-95xx 7.xx (R1) and earlier, SDM-93xx 10.x.x (R2) and earlier, and SDM-92xx 9.x.x (R1) and earlier allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang or reboot) via an ICMP packet with the same destination and source address and port, aka the Land vulnerability.
  • OSVDB ID: 30960: NetPerformer FRAD ACT Crafted ICMP Packet DoS
  • SA21876: NetPerformer Products Denial of Service Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Verso NetPerformer SDM-92xx 9.x.x R1 and prior
  • Verso NetPerformer SDM-93xx 10.x.x R2 and prior
  • Verso NetPerformer SDM-95xx 7.xx R1 and prior


Sep 13, 2006

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