CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2008-02-22
Bugzilla: 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 and NIST NVD.

Red Hat security errata

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

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