Re: DoS bug on Tru64From: ellipse (email@example.com)
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Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2002 10:48:18 -0700 (MST) From: ellipse <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: email@example.com
> Today we were using nmap to scan our network and when we scanned our
> Tru64 machines, telnet and ftp froze and timed out. We could not make
> any connections to those ports and existing connections froze. New
> connections were denied for about a minute after the scan was finished.
> I've checked with Compaq and on Securityfocus and neither place has any
> knowledge of this.
> nmap -T Polite -O -p 23,139 -oM /tmp/lst 'xxx.xxx.16-44.*'
Why does this sound so familiar? Would this not be an issue with inetd?
Sounds like it ....
I believe it's why D. J. Bernstein wrote tcpserver. See: