Palm OS nmap scan denial of service

palmos-nmap-dos (7865) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium 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.


Platforms Affected:

  • Palm Palm OS 3.5h


Jan 10, 2002

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