DescriptionThe seqfile handling (ip6fl_get_n function in ip6_flowlabel.c) in Linux kernel 2.6 up to 2.6.18-stable allows local users to cause a denial of service (hang or oops) via unspecified manipulations that trigger an infinite loop while searching for flowlabels.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2006:079, published Thu, 21 Dec 2006 14:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 05:15:50 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:35 2022