The igb_receive_skb function in drivers/net/igb/igb_main.c in the
Intel Gigabit Ethernet (aka igb) subsystem in the Linux kernel before
2.6.34, when Single Root I/O Virtualization (SR-IOV) and promiscuous
mode are enabled but no VLANs are registered, allows remote attackers
to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and panic) and
possibly have unspecified other impact via a VLAN tagged frame.
Note:References are provided for the convenience of the reader to help distinguish between vulnerabilities. The list is not intended to be complete.
BUGTRAQ:20111013 VMSA-2011-0012 VMware ESXi and ESX updates to third party libraries and ESX Service Console
Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when
the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not
necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was
discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly
disclosed, or updated in CVE.
This is an entry on the CVE
list, which standardizes names for security