DescriptionIt was found that the Linux kernel's Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) implementation before 188.8.131.52 used the IPv4-only inet_sk_rebuild_header() function for both IPv4 and IPv6 DCCP connections, which could result in memory corruptions. A remote attacker could use this flaw to crash the system.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database||SUSE|
|National Vulnerability Database|
Status of this issue by product and package
Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP1||kernel-source||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP2||kernel-source||Affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4||kernel-source||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1||kernel-source||Not affected|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2||kernel-source||Not affected|