DescriptionA certain Red Hat patch to the __br_deliver function in net/bridge/br_forward.c in the Linux kernel 2.6.18 on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging connectivity to a network interface that uses an Ethernet bridge device.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP3||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4||kernel-source||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP4 LTSS||kernel-source||Released|