DescriptionThe bat_socket_read function in net/batman-adv/icmp_socket.c in the Linux kernel before 3.3 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted batman-adv ICMP packet.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
batmand-adv-kernellandsourcesqueeze(not affected)
linux-2.6sourcelenny(not affected)
linux-2.6sourcesqueeze(not affected)


[squeeze] - batmand-adv-kernelland <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
[squeeze] - linux-2.6 <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)
[lenny] - linux-2.6 <not-affected> (Vulnerable code not present)

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