Race condition in the IP implementation in the Linux kernel before 3.0
might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (slab
corruption and system crash) by sending packets to an application that
sets socket options during the handling of network traffic.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20120831 Re: CVE Request -- kernel: net: slab corruption due to improper synchronization around inet->opt
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