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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0990

The web proxy component in Symantec Enterprise Firewall (SEF) 6.5.2 through 7.0, Raptor Firewall 6.5 and 6.5.3, VelociRaptor, and Symantec Gateway Security allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (connection resource exhaustion) via multiple connection requests to domains whose DNS server is unresponsive or does not exist, which generates a long timeout.
Publish Date : 2002-10-28 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0990

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Enterprise Firewall 6.5.2 Windows 2000 Nt Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Enterprise Firewall 7.0 Solaris Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Enterprise Firewall 7.0 Windows 2000 Nt Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Hardware Symantec Gateway Security 5110 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Hardware Symantec Gateway Security 5200 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Hardware Symantec Gateway Security 5300 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Symantec Raptor Firewall 6.5 Windows Nt Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Symantec Raptor Firewall 6.5.3 Solaris Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Symantec Velociraptor 500 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Symantec Velociraptor 700 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Symantec Velociraptor 1000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Symantec Velociraptor 1100 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Symantec Velociraptor 1200 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Symantec Velociraptor 1300 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Enterprise Firewall 3
Symantec Gateway Security 3
Symantec Raptor Firewall 2
Symantec Velociraptor 6

- References For CVE-2002-0990
XF simple-webserver-url-dos(10364)
BUGTRAQ 20021014 Multiple Symantec Firewall Secure Webserver timeout DoS
BID 5958 Multiple Symantec HTTP Proxy Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-11 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0990

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