DescriptionThe ipt_recent kernel module (ipt_recent.c) in Linux kernel before 2.6.12, when running on 64-bit processors such as AMD64, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via certain attacks such as SSH brute force, which leads to memset calls using a length based on the u_int32_t type, acting on an array of unsigned long elements, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-2873.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2005:068, published Wed, 14 Dec 2005 16:00:00 +0000
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86_64|| ||
YOU Patch Nr: 10775
|SUSE LINUX 9.3|| ||Builds|
|Novell Linux Desktop 9 for x86|| ||
YOU Patch Nr: 10776