CVE-2007-5501

2007-11-15T15:46:00
ID CVE-2007-5501
Type cve
Reporter NVD
Modified 2017-07-28T21:33:43

Description

The tcp_sacktag_write_queue function in net/ipv4/tcp_input.c in Linux kernel 2.6.21 through 2.6.23.7, and 2.6.24-rc through 2.6.24-rc2, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via crafted ACK responses that trigger a NULL pointer dereference.