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CAN-2003-0550

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CVE CAN-2003-0550[offsite]
Updated Tue, 06 Jul 2004 14:30:55 +0900
Summary The STP protocol, as enabled in Linux 2.4.x, does not provide sufficient security by design, which allows attackers to modify the bridge topology. This bug has been fixed by disabling STP by default. (text:DSA-358-4)
Priority High
Status Closed
Source DSA-358-4 RHSA-2004:188-14 RHSA-2003:238-16
Link Ultra Monkey News 2003-08-06-00 Ultra Monkey News 2003-12-08-00
Resolved In
  Kernel 2.4.22-pre3
  Patch Change Set 1.1003.11.4[offsite]
  Red Hat Linux 7.3
          Vendor kernel-2.4.20-19.7
          UltraMonkey kernel-2.4.20-19.7.um.1
  Red Hat Linux 8.0
          Vendor kernel-2.4.20-19.8
          UltraMonkey kernel-2.4.20-19.8.um.1
  Red Hat Linux 9
          Vendor kernel-2.4.20-19.9
          UltraMonkey kernel-2.4.20-19.9.um.1 (initial release)
  Fedora Core 1
          Vendor Not Vulnerable (=>2.4.22-pre3)
          UltraMonkey Not Vulnerable (=>2.4.22-pre3)
  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
          Vendor kernel-2.4.21-4.0.1.EL
          UltraMonkey kernel-2.4.21-9.EL.um.1 (initial release)
  Debian Woody
          Vendor kernel-source-2.4.18_2.4.18-11
          UltraMonkey kernel-source-2.4.22_2.4.22-1-ipvs_2.4.22-4woody.um.1
  Debian Sid
          Vendor kernel-2.4.21_2.4.21-4
          UltraMonkey kernel-source-2.4.22_2.4.22-1-ipvs_2.4.22-4.um.1
local data for debugging.
Information provided here is based on the information from the links above and is intended as a refereance only.



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