Bug #8830: memcached: UDP server support allows spoofed traffic amplification DoS (CVE-2018-1000115)
[3.6] memcached: UDP server support allows spoofed traffic amplification DoS (CVE-2018-1000115)
Memcached version 1.5.5 contains an Insufficient Control of Network Message Volume (Network Amplification, CWE-406)
vulnerability in the UDP support of the memcached server that can result in denial of service via network flood (traffic amplification
of 1:50,000 has been reported by reliable sources). This attack appear to be exploitable via network connectivity to port 11211 UDP.
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