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Date: Tue, 10 Feb 2015 13:12:15 +0100
From: Florian Weimer <>
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
> 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:

This should “A local attacker with the CAP_NET_ADMIN capability".

Florian Weimer / Red Hat Product Security

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