CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2002-01-20


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Linux kernel, and possibly other operating systems, allows remote attackers to read portions of memory via a series of fragmented ICMP packets that generate an ICMP TTL Exceeded response, which includes portions of the memory in the response packet.

Find out more about CVE-2002-0046 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Linux 7.1 RHSA-2002:007 January 24, 2002
Red Hat Linux 7.2 RHSA-2002:007 January 24, 2002

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