May 27, 2003

Linux kernel flaw could trigger DoS incidents

Several versions of Linux from multiple vendors are reportedly vulnerable to a flaw in the Linux 2.4 kernel. According to the initial report from
Secunia, the threat is related to a problem in the way the Linux kernel caches routing information, which can cause hash collisions and crash the
system.

Link: techupdate.zdnet.co.uk

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