Vulnerability identifier: #VU26233
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: Yes
Hardware solutions / Routers & switches, VoIP, GSM, etc
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to incorrect resource management in Mikrotik RouterOS SSH server. A remote attacker can send specially crafted traffic to SSH server, trigger resource exhaustion and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
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Vulnerable software versions
MikroTik RouterOS: 6.44 - 6.44.3
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?