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SuSE 9.0 security update for iproute2

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SuSE 9.0 security update for iproute2

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/04/2005
Created
07/25/2018
Added
01/04/2005
Modified
11/18/2015

Description

The system is missing one or more SuSE security patches. iproute2 did not validate whether messages sent via the kernel netlink interface originate from root which allowed local users to cause a Denial of Service condition. This bug has been fixed. (CAN-2003-0856)

Solution(s)

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