Brocade Security Advisory
It was found that the packet_set_ring() function of the Linux kernel's networking implementation did not properly validate certain block-size data. A local attacker with CAP_NET_RAW capability could use this flaw to trigger a buffer overflow, resulting in the crash of the system. Due to the nature of the flaw, privilege escalation cannot be fully ruled out.
Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable
Brocade Fabric OS, Brocade FastIron OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade Network OS, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade SLX-OS , Brocade Virtual ADX, Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager: Software, Brocade Virtual Web Application Firewall, and Brocade Workflow Composer are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.
There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.
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