DescriptionThe br_parse_ip_options function in net/bridge/br_netfilter.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not properly initialize a certain data structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service 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 critical severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2012:0236-1, published Thu, 9 Feb 2012 19:10:55 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|openSUSE 11.4|| |
|openSUSE 11.4|| ||Patchnames: