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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0445

The SYMDNS.SYS driver in Symantec Norton Internet Security and Professional 2002 through 2004, Norton Personal Firewall 2002 through 2004, Norton AntiSpam 2004, Client Firewall 5.01 and 5.1.1, and Client Security 1.0 through 2.0 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption from infinite loop) via a DNS response with a compressed name pointer that points to itself.
Publish Date : 2004-07-07 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied 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-2004-0445

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Client Firewall 5.01 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Client Firewall 5.1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Client Security 1.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Client Security 1.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Symantec Client Security 1.2 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Symantec Client Security 1.3 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Symantec Client Security 1.4 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Symantec Client Security 1.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Symantec Client Security 1.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Symantec Client Security 1.7 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Symantec Client Security 1.8 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Symantec Client Security 1.9 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Symantec Client Security 2.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Symantec Norton Antispam 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2002 * PRO * Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2003 * PRO * Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2004 * PRO * Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Symantec Norton Personal Firewall 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application Symantec Norton Personal Firewall 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Symantec Norton Personal Firewall 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Client Firewall 2
Symantec Client Security 11
Symantec Norton Antispam 1
Symantec Norton Internet Security 6
Symantec Norton Personal Firewall 3

- References For CVE-2004-0445 CONFIRM
SECTRACK 1010145
SECTRACK 1010144
OSVDB 6100
CIAC O-141
CERT-VN VU#682110
FULLDISC 20040512 EEYE: Symantec Multiple Firewall DNS Response Denial-of-Service
BID 10336 Symantec Client Firewall Remote DNS Response Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2006-09-05
SECTRACK 1010146
XF symantec-firewall-dns-dos(16132)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0445

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