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VMSA-2012-0013: Update to ESX service console kernel (CVE-2012-0207)

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VMSA-2012-0013: Update to ESX service console kernel (CVE-2012-0207)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
05/17/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/17/2012
Modified
08/04/2020

Description

The igmp_heard_query function in net/ipv4/igmp.c in the Linux kernel before 3.2.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (divide-by-zero error and panic) via IGMP packets.

Solution(s)

  • vmware-esx40-upgrade-787047
  • vmware-esx41-upgrade-800380

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