Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.XP.ISAKMP.Port.DoS

Description

Microsoft Windows XP allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption) by flooding UDP port 500 (ISAKMP).

Affected Products

Microsoft Corporation: Windows XP

Impact

Denial of service

Recommended Actions

Filter UDP 500 and other UNUSED ports. Stop Unused Services.

CVE References

CVE-2002-2117