Re: 2.2.x bug...
On Wed, Jun 02, 1999 at 02:14:39PM +0200, Joost Kooij wrote:
> Some bug in the kernel networking code that leaves 2.2.x kernels (all I
> believe) vulnerable to DoS attacks.
> The latest Debian release (2.1 aka Slink) is not vulnerable to this
> attack, because it ships with a 2.0.36 kernel, which is supposedly not
> affected by the reported bug.
> Maybe someone should send out an announcement to the usual places.
I'm sure we'll see 2.2.10 soon enough, then we can package that up and replace 2.2.9.
Anyone who follows bugtraq and whatnot knows the one line patch that Alan Cox sent out.