CVE-2009-0065

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2008-12-26
CWE:
CWE-228->CWE-119
Bugzilla:
478800: CVE-2009-0065 kernel: sctp: memory overflow when FWD-TSN chunk is received with bad stream ID

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in net/sctp/sm_statefuns.c in the Stream Control Transmission Protocol (sctp) implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.28-git8 allows remote attackers to have an unknown impact via an FWD-TSN (aka FORWARD-TSN) chunk with a large stream ID.

Find out more about CVE-2009-0065 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 8.3
Base Metrics AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Adjacent Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux EUS (v. 5.2 server) (kernel) RHSA-2009:1055 2009-05-20
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2009:0331 2009-03-12
MRG Grid for RHEL 5 Server (kernel-rt) RHSA-2009:0053 2009-02-04
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel) RHSA-2009:0264 2009-02-10

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