Bug 445236 (CVE-2008-1996) - CVE-2008-1996 licq: DoS via large number of connections
Summary: CVE-2008-1996 licq: DoS via large number of connections
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2008-1996
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=C...
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Depends On: 445237 445238 445239
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-05-05 16:42 UTC by Tomas Hoger
Modified: 2019-09-29 12:24 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version: 1.3.5-2.fc9
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2008-07-26 05:56:10 UTC


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Description Tomas Hoger 2008-05-05 16:42:06 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2008-1996 to the following vulnerability:

licq before 1.3.6 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (file-descriptor exhaustion and application crash) via a large number of connections.

Refences:
http://www.licq.org/ticket/1623
http://www.licq.org/changeset/6146
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490563
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/490711
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/28679
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2008/Apr/0100.html

Comment 2 Fedora Update System 2008-05-12 13:19:09 UTC
licq-1.3.4-9.fc8 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 8

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2008-05-12 13:24:24 UTC
licq-1.3.5-2.fc9 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 9

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2008-05-12 13:49:58 UTC
licq-1.3.4-8.fc7 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 7

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2008-05-13 15:28:42 UTC
licq-1.3.5-2.fc9 has been pushed to the Fedora 9 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2008-05-14 22:09:39 UTC
licq-1.3.4-9.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2008-05-14 22:09:55 UTC
licq-1.3.4-8.fc7 has been pushed to the Fedora 7 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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