Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 170772
CVE-2005-2973 ipv6 infinite loop
Last modified: 2014-06-18 04:28:32 EDT
Tetsuo Handa reported a infinite loop allowing a local user to crash a ipv6
When looking at this update I noticed another patch that we might be missing,
not checked into it's ability to have a security relevance:
This issue is on Red Hat Engineering's list of planned work items
for the upcoming Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.4 release. Engineering
resources have been assigned and barring unforeseen circumstances, Red
Hat intends to include this item in the 4.4 release.
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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