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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-2934

Original release date: 06/30/2006
Last revised: 03/19/2012


SCTP conntrack (ip_conntrack_proto_sctp.c) in netfilter for Linux kernel 2.6.17 before and 2.6.16 before allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a packet without any chunks, which causes a variable to contain an invalid value that is later used to dereference a pointer.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 5.0 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060707 rPSA-2006-0122-1 kernel
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-2623
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=197387
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 18755
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-488
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2006:0575
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060710 Re: rPSA-2006-0122-1 kernel
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:042
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-331-1
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 26963
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10932
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.kernel.org/git/?p=linux/kernel/git/stable/linux-2.6.17.y.git;a=commit;h=9c48e1ea8cf8800cc5e2d39ccbb8b5ff9704f8e9
Type: Patch Information
External Source: UBUNTU
Name: USN-346-1
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#717844
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SA:2006:047
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDKSA-2006:151
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2006-200.htm

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