The br_parse_ip_options function in net/bridge/br_netfilter.c in the
Linux kernel before 2.6.39 does not properly initialize a certain data
structure, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
by leveraging connectivity to a network interface that uses an
Ethernet bridge device.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20111028 Re: CVE Request: Multiple remote denial of service in Linux bridge networking code 2.6.37-3.0
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