CVE-2006-2272

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2006-05-08
Bugzilla:
1618094: CVE-2006-2272 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Linux SCTP (lksctp) before 2.6.17 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via incoming IP fragmented (1) COOKIE_ECHO and (2) HEARTBEAT SCTP control chunks.

Find out more about CVE-2006-2272 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2006:0493 2006-05-24
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