CVE-2006-2274

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Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2006-05-09
Bugzilla:
1618096: CVE-2006-2274 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 (infinite recursion and crash) via a packet that contains two or more DATA fragments, which causes an skb pointer to refer back to itself when the full message is reassembled, leading to infinite recursion in the sctp_skb_pull function.

Find out more about CVE-2006-2274 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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