denial of service

CVE-2008-0553: libtk-img – buffer overflow via local / remote arbitrary code execution.

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The smaba has a regression where under certain circumstances accessing large files might cause the client to report an invalid packet length error.

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Some vulnerabilities have been reported in APR-util, which can be exploited by malicious users and malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) – CVE-2009-1955, CVE-2009-1956, CVE-2009-0023 fix.

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Hackers (read as cracker) attacking on unpatched versions of the Mambo content management system that can be used to build botnets for use in phishing scams and distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks. They are using PHP-based CMS mass-exploitation and other vulnerabilities in open source CMS applications. If you are in server, collocation businesses then […]

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A SYN flood is a form of denial-of-service attack in which an attacker sends a succession of SYN requests to a target’s system. This is a well known type of attack and is generally not effective against modern networks. It works if a server allocates resources after receiving a SYN, but before it has received […]

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