This issue now is known to affect linux-2.4
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #147468 +++
vendor-sec made us aware of a security relevant problem yesterday (remote
opps/firewall bypass) in the netdev code.
This is the relevant thread:
Passed to PeterM for investigation, the patch breaks kABI.
Created attachment 112215 [details]
Proposed patch from Dave Miller for RHEL2.1
A fix for this problem has been committed to the RHEL21 source pool in kernel
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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