Vulnerability in AIX 4.1.4 and HP-UX 10.01 and 9.05 allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) by using a socket to connect to a port on the localhost, calling shutdown to clear the socket, then using the same socket to connect to a different port on localhost.

Technical Details

CVSSv2 Score:




Published Date:

Wednesday 5th of March 1997

Modified Date:

Tuesday 18th of October 2016

CVSSv2 Score:
  • Access Vector: Local
  • Access Complexity: Low
  • Authentication Required: None
  • Confidentiality Impact: None
  • Integrity Impact: None
  • Availability Impact: Partial
Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Affected: Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) List:

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