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Date: Mon, 09 May 2011 09:59:38 +0800
From: Eugene Teo <>
CC: Dan Rosenberg <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: kernel: DCCP invalid options

On 05/09/2011 02:54 AM, Dan Rosenberg wrote:
> On a providing a bad option length for certain DCCP options, a remote
> host may cause parsing to read beyond the bounds of the incoming
> packet.  This may possibly cause a DoS by reading unmapped memory (if
> you're unlucky), or it may allow an attacker to infer the contents of
> kernel heap memory based on the parser's response.
> -Dan
> [1]

Use CVE-2011-1770.

Thanks, Eugene

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