Date: Tue, 26 Aug 2008 23:00:40 +0800 From: Eugene Teo <eteo@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: coley@...re.org Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: sctp: fix potential panics in the SCTP-AUTH API Hi Steve, Steven M. Christey wrote: > On Mon, 25 Aug 2008, Eugene Teo wrote: > >> "[PATCH] sctp: fix potential panics in the SCTP-AUTH API. >> >> All of the SCTP-AUTH socket options could cause a panic if the extension >> is disabled and the API is envoked. > > Use CVE-2008-3792, to be filled in later. > >> Additionally, there were some additional assumptions that certain >> pointers would always be valid which may not always be the case." > > Use CVE-2008-3793, to be filled in later. I'm assuming that when > SCTP-AUTH is enabled, that these APIs are reachable from unprivileged > users? One CVE name is sufficient for this. So, we will just use CVE-2008-3792? Thanks, Eugene -- Eugene Teo / Red Hat Security Response Team
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