DescriptionInteger overflow in inc/server.hpp in libnet6 (aka net6) before 1.3.14 might allow remote attackers to hijack connections and gain privileges as other users by making a large number of connections until the overflow occurs and an ID of another user is provided.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
- openSUSE-SU-2012:0008-1, published Thu, 5 Jan 2012 12:08:20 +0100 (CET)
- openSUSE-SU-2012:0040-1, published Thu, 5 Jan 2012 12:35:46 +0100 (CET)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|openSUSE 11.4|| ||Patchnames:
|openSUSE Tumbleweed|| ||Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA net6