DescriptionThe nl_fib_lookup function in net/ipv4/fib_frontend.c in Linux Kernel before 126.96.36.199 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (kernel panic) via NETLINK_FIB_LOOKUP replies, which trigger infinite recursion and a stack overflow.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- SUSE-SA:2007:043, published Mon, 09 Jul 2007 13:00:00 +0000