Vigil@nce - Linux kernel: denial of service via UDP
May 2019 by Vigil@nce
SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Fedora, Linux, Ubuntu.
Consequences: denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Provenance: intranet client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 03/05/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can send UDP packets without payload to the Linux kernel, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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