opal vulnerability

2008-01-08T00:00:00
ID USN-562-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2008-01-08T00:00:00

Description

Jose Miguel Esparza discovered that certain SIP headers were not correctly validated. A remote attacker could send a specially crafted packet to an application linked against opal (e.g. Ekiga) causing it to crash, leading to a denial of service.