|Title:||icmp netmask request|
The remote host answered to an ICMP_MASKREQ query and sent us its
An attacker can use this information to understand how your network is set up
and how the routing is done. This may help him to bypass your filters.
Solution : reconfigure the remote host so that it does not answer to those
requests. Set up filters that deny ICMP packets of type 17.
Risk factor : Low
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-1999-0524|
XForce ISS Database: icmp-netmask(306)
XForce ISS Database: icmp-timestamp(322)
|Copyright||This script is Copyright (C) 1999 Renaud Deraison|
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