Public Date:
404291: CVE-2007-6282 IPSec ESP kernel panics

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The IPsec implementation in Linux kernel before 2.6.25 allows remote routers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a fragmented ESP packet in which the first fragment does not contain the entire ESP header and IV.

Find out more about CVE-2007-6282 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0237 2008-05-07
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (kernel) RHSA-2008:0275 2008-05-20
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt) RHSA-2008:0585 2008-08-26