CVE-2005-3848

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Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2005-08-18
Bugzilla:
1617841: CVE-2005-3848 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Memory leak in the icmp_push_reply function in Linux 2.6 before 2.6.12.6 and 2.6.13 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a large number of crafted packets that cause the ip_append_data function to fail, aka "DST leak in icmp_push_reply."

Find out more about CVE-2005-3848 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0101 2006-01-17
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0140 2006-01-19
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