Many of the vulnerabilities listed in this section will include a CVE (Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures) or BID (Bugtraq ID) reference number, which can be researched online at the following URLs:
CVE reference numbers can be viewed online at http://www.cve.mitre.org/cve/refs/refkey.html.
BID references can be viewed online at http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/bugtraqid/.
It was possible to crash the remote server using the Linux “zero fragment” bug. An attacker may use this flaw to prevent your network from working properly.
Solution. If the remote host is a Linux server, install a newer kernel (2.2.4). If it is not, contact your vendor for a patch.
Risk factor. High
CVE. CAN-1999-0431 ...