CVE-2007-2876

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Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2007-06-07
Bugzilla:
245774: CVE-2007-2876 {ip, nf}_conntrack_sctp: remotely triggerable NULL ptr dereference

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The sctp_new function in (1) ip_conntrack_proto_sctp.c and (2) nf_conntrack_proto_sctp.c in Netfilter in Linux kernel 2.6 before 2.6.20.13, and 2.6.21.x before 2.6.21.4, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service by causing certain invalid states that trigger a NULL pointer dereference.

Find out more about CVE-2007-2876 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (kernel) RHSA-2007:0705 2007-09-13
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (kernel) RHSA-2007:0488 2007-06-25
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