Zero-friction vulnerability management platform

Mageni eases for you the vulnerability scanning, assessment, and management process. It is free and open-source.

Install Now

Available for macOS, Windows, and Linux

App screenshot

CVE-1999-1518

CVE information

Published

23 years ago

Last Modified

4 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

Medium

Impact Analysis

Description

Operating systems with shared memory implementations based on BSD 4.4 code allow a user to conduct a denial of service and bypass memory limits (e.g., as specified with rlimits) using mmap or shmget to allocate memory and cause page faults..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
Medium
Base Score
5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact
None
Availability Impact
Partial
Integrity Impact
None

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.4:*:x86:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.3.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:1.1.5.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.3.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:netbsd:netbsd:1.3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.1.7.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:3.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:o:freebsd:freebsd:2.2.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -