CVE Reference: CVE-2010-4342

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CVE-2010-4342

Description:
The aun_incoming function in net/econet/af_econet.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.37-rc6, when Econet is enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and OOPS) by sending an Acorn Universal Networking (AUN) packet over UDP.

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

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

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA43291

MLIST
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/09/2
  http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2010/12/09/1
  http://marc.info/?l=linux-netdev&m=129186011218615&w=2
  http://marc.info/?l=linux-netdev&m=129185496013580&w=2

CONFIRM
  http://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/kernel/v2.6/testing/ChangeLog-2.6.37-rc6
  http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux-2.6.git;a=commit;h=4e085e76cbe558b79b54cbab772f61185879bc64

BID
  45321


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