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Bug#776415: kfreebsd-10: CVE-2014-8612: SCTP kernel mem disclosure/corruption

Package: kfreebsd-10
Version: 10.1~svn274115-1
Severity: grave
Tags: security patch


A kernel memory disclosure/corruption vulnerability was announced,
in the FreeBSD kernel's implementation of SCTP:

This could affect the kfreebsd-10 package if SCTP is used.  A patch
from upstream should be uploaded soon fixing this.

kfreebsd-9 in stable is not affected, since the last security upload
9.0-10+deb70.8 already disabled this protocol.

kfreebsd-8 does not receive regular security updates, but we may decide
to disable SCTP there too.

kfreebsd-11 experimental will be affected until updated to a newer

-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable')
Architecture: kfreebsd-amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: kFreeBSD 9.0-2-amd64-xenhvm-ipsec
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

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