Date: Tue, 28 Aug 2012 00:37:10 -0500 From: Raphael Geissert <geissert@...ian.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com Cc: Jan Willamowius <jan@...lamowius.de> Subject: Re: information request on security bug fix in GNU Gatekeeper 3.1 Hi, On Saturday 25 August 2012 03:29:59 Jan Willamowius wrote: > But you are right, the possibility to create an unlimited number of > connections each with its own thread handling it is the issue that > creates an easy possibility for a DOS attack. Thanks for the details. It would be great if you mentioned the CVE id that Kurt assigned on the announcement web page. Thanks again. Kind regards, -- Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer www.debian.org - get.debian.net
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