Date: Wed, 16 Feb 2011 19:09:32 -0500 (EST) From: Petr Matousek <pmatouse@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: coley@...us.mitre.org Subject: CVE request -- kernel: deficiency in processing igmp host membership reports in br_multicast "It was found that executing bridge snooping code triggered by host originated IGMP packets could cause corruption in 512-byte slabs, most commonly leading to crashes in jbd2. This could be possibly exploited by local unprivileged user to crash the host (DoS)." References: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=678169 http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/davem/net-2.6.git;a=commitdiff;h=6b0d6a9b4296fa16a28d10d416db7a770fc03287 Thanks, -- Petr Matousek / Red Hat Security Response Team
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