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Category:   OS (UNIX)  >   OpenBSD Kernel Vendors:   OpenBSD
OpenBSD ICMP6 Echo Request Bug Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1017518
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-0343   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  May 19 2008
Original Entry Date:  Jan 16 2007
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 3.9, 4.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in OpenBSD. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions.

A remote user can send a specially crafted ICMP6 echo request to cause the kernel to enter an infinite loop.

Impact:   A remote user can cause the kernel to crash.
Solution:   OpenBSD has issued the following patches:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   State error

Message History:   None.

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