A vulnerability has been reported in Apple Mac OS X, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
The vulnerability is caused due to an error within the "ipcomp6_input()" function in bsd/netinet6/ipcomp_input.c when processing packets with an IPComp header. This can be exploited to crash a vulnerable system by sending a specially crafted IPv6 or IPSec packet.
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Subject: Apple Mac OS X "ipcomp6_input()" Denial of Service
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