Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 13:12:15 +0100 From: Florian Weimer <fweimer@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: cve-assign@...re.org Subject: Re: CVE-Request -- Linux kernel - panic on nftables rule flush On 02/10/2015 07:42 AM, Wade Mealing wrote: > Gday, > > I'd like to request a CVE for a denial of service attack found here here https://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=91441. > > A remote attacker with the NET_CAP_ADMIN capability could use this to panic (denial of service) a system if they were able to flush a chain with a jump target. > > More info: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1190966 This should “A local attacker with the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability". -- Florian Weimer / Red Hat Product Security
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