Vulnerability identifier: #VU27709
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input when processing IKEv1 informational exchange messages. A remote attacker can pass specially crafted input to the application and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
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Vulnerable software versions
libreswan: 3.27, 3.28, 3.29, 3.30, 3.31
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.