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Re: [suse-security] New TCP-stack-exploit a hoax
On Fri, 18 Oct 2002, GentooRulez wrote:

> >currently i belive its just a hoax, if you see the discussion
> >on bugtraq, the exploit shows that it works until kernel 2.4.20pre2x
> >which is far away from the actually relased develkernel (2.4.20pre11).
> >If not we've maybe a big problem ;)
>
> That can be a typo.
>
> BTW. If i've a stateful inspection of my ip-packets and drop
> all packets not related to a connection i established such fragmented
> packets mentioned should not care me ?!? OR am i FALSE ??
Why? Connection-tracking could be buggy too? ;-)

Sebastian

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