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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-3530

sys/netinet6/icmp6.c in the kernel in FreeBSD 6.3 through 7.1, NetBSD 3.0 through 4.0, and possibly other operating systems does not properly check the proposed new MTU in an ICMPv6 Packet Too Big Message, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via a crafted Packet Too Big Message.
Publish Date : 2008-09-05 Last Update Date : 2009-05-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.1
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-3530

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Freebsd Freebsd 6.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 OS Freebsd Freebsd 7.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Freebsd Freebsd 3

- References For CVE-2008-3530

http://secunia.com/advisories/31745
SECUNIA 31745
http://secunia.com/advisories/35074
SECUNIA 35074
http://secunia.com/advisories/32401
SECUNIA 32401
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3467 CONFIRM
http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3549 CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1020820
SECTRACK 1020820
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021111
SECTRACK 1021111
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/0633
VUPEN ADV-2009-0633
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1297
VUPEN ADV-2009-1297
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/44908
XF freebsd-icmp6mtudiscupdate-dos(44908)
http://security.freebsd.org/advisories/FreeBSD-SA-08:09.icmp6.asc
FREEBSD FreeBSD-SA-08:09
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-133A.html
CERT TA09-133A
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31004
BID 31004 FreeBSD Malformed ICMPv6 Packet Remote Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-05-13
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/May/msg00002.html
APPLE APPLE-SA-2009-05-12
ftp://ftp.netbsd.org/pub/NetBSD/security/advisories/NetBSD-SA2008-015.txt.asc
NETBSD NetBSD-SA2008-015

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-3530

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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