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Veritas Backup agent on Linux allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by establishing a connection without sending any data, which causes the process to hang.
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Date Entry Created
20010206 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20010214)
Votes (Legacy)
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(3) Christey, Cole, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> XF:veritas-backupexec-dos
 Frech> XF:veritas-backupexec-dos(5941)
 Christey> BUGTRAQ:19990903 DOS in Backup Exec Agent

Proposed (Legacy)
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