Early Amplification

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This is a Vulnerability. To view all vulnerabilities, please see the Vulnerability Category page.

This is a Vulnerability. To view all vulnerabilities, please see the Vulnerability Category page.


Last revision (mm/dd/yy): 09/23/2008

Vulnerabilities Table of Contents

ASDR Table of Contents

Contents


Description

A vulnerability is a weakness in an application (frequently a broken or missing control) that enables an attack to succeed. Be sure you don't put [attacks] or [controls] in this category.

  1. Start with a one-sentence description of the vulnerability
  2. What is the problem that creates the vulnerability?
  3. What are the attacks that target this vulnerability?
  4. What are the technical impacts of this vulnerability?


Risk Factors

  • Talk about the factors that make this vulnerability likely or unlikely to actually happen
  • Discuss the technical impact of a successful exploit of this vulnerability
  • Consider the likely [business impacts] of a successful attack


Examples

Short example name

A short example description, small picture, or sample code with links

Short example name

A short example description, small picture, or sample code with links


Related Attacks


Related Vulnerabilities

Note: the contents of "Related Problems" sections should be placed here


Related Controls

Note: contents of "Avoidance and Mitigation" and "Countermeasure" related Sections should be placed here


Related Technical Impacts


References

Note: A reference to related CWE or CAPEC article should be added when exists. Eg:


Description

Allows a legitimate but expensive operation before the entity has proven that the operation should be allowed.

PLOVER Early Amplification.

Examples

Related Threats

  • Attackers try to launch a denial of service attack by performing the unprotected expensive operations repeatly

Related Attacks

Denial of Service

Related Countermeasures

Category:Authentication

Category:Access Control

Categories

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