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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-3188

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-3188

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Published
05/24/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/31/2020

Description

The (1) IPv4 and (2) IPv6 implementations in the Linux kernel before 3.1 use a modified MD4 algorithm to generate sequence numbers and Fragment Identification values, which makes it easier for remote attackers to cause a denial of service (disrupted networking) or hijack network sessions by predicting these values and sending crafted packets.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-btrfs-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-btrfs-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-btrfs-kmp-xen
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-trace
  • suse-upgrade-ext4dev-kmp-xen
  • suse-upgrade-hyper-v-kmp-default
  • suse-upgrade-hyper-v-kmp-pae
  • suse-upgrade-hyper-v-kmp-trace
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-default-man
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-desktop-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ec2-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-pae-extra
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-ppc64-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-source
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-syms
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-trace-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-base
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-devel
  • suse-upgrade-kernel-xen-extra

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