DescriptionThe Stream Control Transmission Protocol (sctp) implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.27 does not properly handle a protocol violation in which a parameter has an invalid length, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (panic) via unspecified vectors, related to sctp_sf_violation_paramlen, sctp_sf_abort_violation, sctp_make_abort_violation, and incorrect data types in function calls.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SA:2008:053, published Mon, 27 Oct 2008 18:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Tue Jul 9 18:30:40 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:43 2022