Netopia Timbuktu Pro multiple connection denial of service
|timbuktu-multiple-conn-dos (7935)||Medium Risk|
Timbuktu is vulnerable to a denial of service attack. If a remote attacker makes a large number of connections to one of the Timbuktu ports, the attacker can cause all other ports to close, which would cause the Timbuktu service to fail. The program must be restarted to regain normal functionality.
Denial of Service
No remedy available as of May 1, 2013.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Jan 17 2002 - 19:22:23 CST: Timbuktu 6.0.1 and Older DoS Advisory.
- Netopia, Inc. Web site: Timbuktu Pro Remote Control Software.
- BID-3918: Netopia Timbuktu Pro Denial of Service Vulnerability
- CVE-2002-0135: Netopia Timbuktu Pro 6.0.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a series of connections to one of the ports (1417 - 1420).
- OSVDB ID: 11971: Motorola Timbuktu Pro Port Connection Saturation DoS
- Netopia Timbuktu Pro 6.0.1 and prior
Jan 18, 2002
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