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Re: TCP flood against NetGear FM114P
From: Stephen Samuel <samuel () bcgreen com>
Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2002 11:41:05 -0700

Try putting a snooper (ethereal or even just tcpdump) on the outside of
your netgear (if you have a spare hub handy). From those *extremely*
varied hit counts needed to crash the box, I'm guessing that something
else is needed to trigger a failure besides just massive connects.

It may be a race condition or a specific pattern in sequence nunbers, or....

I'm guessing that you could also crash it with multiple connects *through*
the firewall. That would explain your availability troubles.

Marc Ruef wrote:
>> I've got a lot of availability trouble with my NetGear FM114P. After
.....
> It is interessting that there is no exact value for the success. All of
> them are between the large scale of 4349 and 125802. It's possible to do
> this attack by brute forceing the htaccess password of the web interface
.....
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