CVE-2010-0006

NameCVE-2010-0006
DescriptionThe ipv6_hop_jumbo function in net/ipv6/exthdrs.c in the Linux kernel before 2.6.32.4, when network namespaces are enabled, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference) via an invalid IPv6 jumbogram, a related issue to CVE-2007-4567.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severityhigh (attack range: remote)

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
linux-2.6source(unstable)2.6.32-6high
linux-2.6sourceetch(not affected)
linux-2.6sourcelenny(not affected)
linux-2.6.24source(unstable)(not affected)

Notes

[lenny] - linux-2.6 <not-affected> (vulnerable code introduced in 2.6.28)
[etch] - linux-2.6 <not-affected> (vulnerable code introduced in 2.6.28)
- linux-2.6.24 <not-affected> (vulnerable code introduced in 2.6.28)

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