The ip6_dst_lookup_tail function in net/ipv6/ip6_output.c in the Linux
kernel before 2.6.27 does not properly handle certain circumstances
involving an IPv6 TUN network interface and a large number of
neighbors, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL
pointer dereference and OOPS) or possibly have unspecified other
impact via unknown vectors.
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BUGTRAQ:20110211 VMSA-2011-0003 Third party component updates for VMware vCenter Server, vCenter Update Manager, ESXi and ESX
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