Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 191201
CVE-2006-2271 SCTP ECNE chunk handling DoS
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:07:24 EST
The ECNE chunk handling in Linux SCTP before 2.6.17 allows remote attackers to
cause a denial of service via an unexpected chunk when the session is in CLOSED
This issue hasn't been reproduced with RHEL4, but the vulnerable code is the
same as upstream.
The upstream fix can be found here:
committed in stream U4 build 36.1. A test kernel with this patch is available
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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