Moderate

CVE-2003-0251 - Unspecified vulnerability in NIS Ypserv NIS Server 2.7

Publication: 2003-07-24
Summary

ypserv NIS server before 2.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via a TCP client request that does not respond to the server, which causes ypserv to block.

Risk level (CVSS 5)

Moderate

5.0

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • NIS Ypserv NIS Server 2.7