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vulnerability bulletin 12843

Bintec R, X: infinite loop of A-MPDU

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can send a malformed A-MPDU (Aggregated MAC Protocol Data Unit) packet, to generate an infinite loop in Bintec R/X, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: Bintec R, Bintec X.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on server.
Hacker's origin: intranet client.
Creation date: 17/05/2013.
Références of this threat: VIGILANCE-VUL-12843.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can send a malformed A-MPDU (Aggregated MAC Protocol Data Unit) packet, to generate an infinite loop in Bintec R/X, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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