Date: Fri, 5 Nov 2010 15:50:18 -0400 (EDT) From: Josh Bressers <bressers@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: coley <coley@...re.org> Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: logic error in INET_DIAG bytecode auditing ----- "Nelson Elhage" <nelhage@...lice.com> wrote: > INET_DIAG is inconsistent about how it looks up the bytecode contained > in a > netlink message, making it possible for a user to cause the kernel to > execute > unaudited INET_DIAG bytecode. > > This can be abused to make the kernel enter an infinite loop, and > possibly other > consequences, although I haven't thought of anything else > interesting. > > Reference: > http://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg145899.html > Please use CVE-2010-3880. Thanks. -- JB
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