Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-1184

The TCP/IP stack in multiple operating systems allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) via a TCP packet with the correct sequence number but the wrong Acknowledgement number, which generates a large number of "keep alive" packets. NOTE: some followups indicate that this issue could not be replicated.
Vulnerability category: Denial of service
Published 2005-05-02 04:00:00
Updated 2019-04-30 14:27:14
Source MITRE
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Exploit prediction scoring system (EPSS) score for CVE-2005-1184

Probability of exploitation activity in the next 30 days: 74.64%

Percentile, the proportion of vulnerabilities that are scored at or less: ~ 98 % EPSS Score History EPSS FAQ

CVSS scores for CVE-2005-1184

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