Memory leak in the appletalk subsystem in the Linux kernel 2.4.x
through 188.8.131.52 and 2.6.x through 2.6.31, when the appletalk and
ipddp modules are loaded but the ipddp"N" device is not found, allows
remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20090914 CVE-2009-2903 kernel: appletalk: denial of service when handling IP tunnelled over DDP datagrams
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