The tcp_illinois_info function in net/ipv4/tcp_illinois.c in the Linux
kernel before 3.4.19, when the net.ipv4.tcp_congestion_control
illinois setting is enabled, allows local users to cause a denial of
service (divide-by-zero error and OOPS) by reading TCP stats.
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MLIST:[oss-security] 20121031 Re: CVE Request -- kernel: net: divide by zero in tcp algorithm illinois
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