DescriptionThe UDP implementation in Linux 2.4.x kernels keeps the IP Identification field at 0 for all non-fragmented packets, which could allow remote attackers to determine that a target system is running Linux.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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Note from the SUSE Security TeamSUSE does not consider this a security issue, as the information gained (Linux is running here) is very limited and could also gained by various other means. We are not planning to fix this issue. SUSE Bugzilla entry: 744345 [RESOLVED / INVALID] No SUSE Security Announcements cross referenced.
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 00:23:33 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:24 2022