CVE Reference: CVE-2010-3873

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CVE-2010-3873

Description:
The X.25 implementation in the Linux kernel before 2.6.36.2 does not properly parse facilities, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (heap memory corruption and panic) or possibly have unspecified other impact via malformed (1) X25_FAC_CALLING_AE or (2) X25_FAC_CALLED_AE data, related to net/x25/x25_facilities.c and net/x25/x25_in.c, a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-4164.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-02/msg00002.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2013-06/msg00005.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA43291

MLIST
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/11/04/3
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/11/03/2
  http://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg145873.html
  http://www.spinics.net/lists/netdev/msg145786.html

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:029

DEBIAN
  http://www.debian.org/security/2010/dsa-2126

CONFIRM
  http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/ChangeLog-2.6.36.2
  http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=a6331d6f9a4298173b413cf99a40cc86a9d92c37


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