HP Procurve port scan Telnet denial of service

hp-procurve-portscan-dos (8329) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

HP Procurve 4000M switches are vulnerable to a denial of service attack. A remote attacker could perform a port scan on the switch's management IP address to cause the Telnet service to stop accepting connections.


Consequences:

Denial of Service

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Feb 28 2002 - 19:45:52 CST: DoS on HP ProCurve 4000M switch (possibly others).
  • BID-4212: HP ProCurve Switch Denial of Service Vulnerability
  • CVE-2002-0350: HP Procurve Switch 4000M running firmware C.08.22 and C.09.09 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a port scan of the management IP address, which disables the telnet service.
  • OSVDB ID: 10863: HP ProCurve 4000M Switch Management IP Portscan DoS

Platforms Affected:

  • HP ProCurve Switch 4000M C.08.22
  • HP ProCurve Switch 4000M C.09.09

Reported:

Feb 28, 2002

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