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Bug 374629 (CVE-2011-1770) - Kernel: DoS via DCCP packet (CVE-2011-1770)
Summary: Kernel: DoS via DCCP packet (CVE-2011-1770)
Alias: CVE-2011-1770
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Kernel (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Kernel Security
Whiteboard: [ linux < ]
Depends on:
Reported: 2011-07-10 01:14 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2018-04-04 17:33 UTC (History)
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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2011-07-10 01:14:19 UTC
CVE-2011-1770 (
  Integer underflow in the dccp_parse_options function (net/dccp/options.c) in
  the Linux kernel before allows remote attackers to cause a denial
  of service via a Datagram Congestion Control Protocol (DCCP) packet with an
  invalid feature options length, which triggers a buffer over-read.
Comment 1 Aaron Bauman (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2018-04-04 17:33:15 UTC
There are no longer any 2.x kernels available in the repository with the exception of sys-kernel/xbox-sources which is unsupported by security.