CVE-2014-3687

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2014-10-09
Bugzilla:
1155731: CVE-2014-3687 kernel: net: sctp: fix panic on duplicate ASCONF chunks
A flaw was found in the way the Linux kernel's Stream Control Transmission Protocol (SCTP) implementation handled duplicate Address Configuration Change Chunks (ASCONF). A remote attacker could use either of these flaws to crash the system.

Find out more about CVE-2014-3687 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

This issue does affect Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6, 7 and Red Hat Enterprise MRG. Future Linux kernel updates for the respective releases will address this issue.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 7.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Complete

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Advanced Update Support 6.2 (kernel) RHSA-2015:0115 2015-02-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 6.4 (kernel) RHSA-2015:0043 2015-01-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (kernel) RHSA-2014:1997 2014-12-16
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (kernel) RHSA-2014:1971 2014-12-09
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extended Update Support 6.5 (kernel) RHSA-2015:0062 2015-01-20

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise MRG 2 realtime-kernel Affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 kernel Not affected

Mitigation

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