Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 158724
CVE-2005-0210 dst leak
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:07 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #149590 +++
Herbert Xu said "...you'll also want to fix the dst leak problem.
While not immediately fatal, given enough time, fragments and spoofed
IP addresses, it'll exhaust your memory"
Although this was reported as only affecting 2.6, it appears that RHEL3 is
A fix for this problem was committed to the RHEL3 U6 patch pool
on 22-Apr-2005 (in kernel version 2.4.21-32.2.EL).
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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