Bug 156040 - CAN-2005-1280 Multiple DoS issues in tcpdump (CAN-2005-1279 CAN-2005-1278)
CAN-2005-1280 Multiple DoS issues in tcpdump (CAN-2005-1279 CAN-2005-1278)
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: tcpdump (Show other bugs)
4.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
impact=moderate,public=20050426,sourc...
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Reported: 2005-04-26 17:29 EDT by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:07 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-11 04:38:10 EDT
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-04-26 17:29:57 EDT
The following two DoS issues were reported to bugtraq:

tcpdump[v3.8.x/v3.9.1]: ISIS, BGP, and LDP infinite loop DOS exploits
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/396932/2005-04-23/2005-04-29/0

tcpdump(/ethereal)[]: (RSVP) rsvp_print() infinite loop DOS
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/396930/2005-04-23/2005-04-29/0
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-04-26 17:30:57 EDT
These issue should also affect RHEL2.1 and RHEL3
Comment 2 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-04-27 04:50:19 EDT
(Exploits for these issues are available)
Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2005-04-28 10:09:50 EDT
This will be RHSA-2005:417
Comment 4 Josh Bressers 2005-05-02 11:18:47 EDT
This issue doesn't affect RHEL2.1 (so says Martin).
Comment 5 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-05-11 04:38:11 EDT
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-421.html
Comment 6 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-05-11 04:40:14 EDT
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-417.html
Comment 7 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-05-11 04:53:40 EDT
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-421.html
Comment 8 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-05-11 04:54:55 EDT
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-417.html

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