SCTP conntrack (ip_conntrack_proto_sctp.c) in netfilter for Linux kernel 2.6.17 before 18.104.22.168 and 2.6.16 before 22.214.171.124 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a packet without any chunks, which causes a variable to contain an invalid value that is later used to dereference a pointer.
Publish Date : 2006-06-30 Last Update Date : 2012-03-19
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