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Security Issue: ipsec-tools/racoon DoS - CVE-2007-184

Released: Apr 25, 2008     Updated: Apr 25, 2008


The isakmp_info_recv function in src/racoon/isakmp_inf.c in racoon in Ipsec-tools before 0.6.7 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (tunnel crash) via crafted (1) DELETE (ISAKMP_NPTYPE_D) and (2) NOTIFY (ISAKMP_NPTYPE_N) messages. IDENTIFIER = WIND00113034

Product Version

Linux Platforms 1.x


Installation Notes

Installation Notes

Patch is for 1.4
Patch is for 1.5

1. Unzip the patch under [install_dir]/updates

2. Install the patch CD by entering the patch CD directory and run setup_linux.

3. This is a source only patch so you will have to build the kernel

4. Issue a make fs and make the kernel in a configured directory.

5. Upload the kernel and rootfs into the target and boot it up.

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