The udp_sendmsg function in the UDP implementation in (1)
net/ipv4/udp.c and (2) net/ipv6/udp.c in the Linux kernel before
2.6.19 allows local users to gain privileges or cause a denial of
service (NULL pointer dereference and system crash) via vectors
involving the MSG_MORE flag and a UDP socket.
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BUGTRAQ:20091120 VMSA-2009-0016 VMware vCenter and ESX update release and vMA patch release address multiple security issue in third party components
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