DescriptionRace condition in ebtables netfilter module (ebtables.c) in Linux 2.6, when running on an SMP system that is operating under a heavy load, might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a series of packets that cause a value to be modified after it has been read but before it has been locked.
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