Palm OS nmap scan denial of service
|palmos-nmap-dos (7865)||Medium Risk|
Palm OS is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. If a remote attacker sends the device a large number of TCP connect() requests using nmap, the attacker can cause the device to crash. The device must be restarted to regain normal functionality.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Jan 10 2002 - 08:31:05 CST: Handspring Visor D.O.S.
- BID-3847: PalmOS TCP Scan Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0116: Palm OS 3.5h and possibly other versions, as used in Handspring Visor and Xircom products, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a TCP connect scan, e.g. from nmap.
- OSVDB ID: 10056: Palm OS TCP Connect Scan DoS
- Palm Palm OS 3.5h
Jan 10, 2002
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