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Date: Wed, 30 May 2012 13:01:58 +0100
From: John Haxby <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request -- kernel: tcp: drop SYN+FIN messages

On 30/05/12 10:44, John Haxby wrote:
> Recently we have a couple of queries relating to a Nessus "TCP/IP
> SYN+FIN Packet Filtering Weakness".   This has not been helped by the
> fact that [1] actually points (indrectly) to CVE-2002-2438 which is
> actually a SYN+RST problem.

Sigh.   Enigmail seems to be unable to sign messages for me.   The
references in the message are all independenty verifiable though.


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