The swiotlb functionality in the r8169 driver in drivers/net/r8169.c in the Linux kernel before 126.96.36.199 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (IOMMU space exhaustion and system crash) by using jumbo frames for a large amount of network traffic, as demonstrated by a flood ping.
Publish Date : 2009-10-19 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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