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RE: Experts Report Major Internet Vulnerability [7:87498] posted 04/21/2004
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What's all this fuss about TCP vulernabilities now ?

can't you just hammer the BGP peer's IP (show ip bgp to find out
of your adversary) with 179 SYN packets ?

If I know X network is coming from X IP (via NLRI info) just
send as many syns to 179 as you can.. wouldn't this overload the
Cisco box and cause it to crash ?

Is this vulnerability more dangerous than that ?

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