APPLIED: [CVE-2011-1767] remotly triggerable oops in gre tunnel

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at
Tue Oct 25 18:42:59 UTC 2011

On 10/25/2011 09:54 AM, Andy Whitcroft wrote:
> CVE-2011-1767
> 	A denial of service could occur if packets were received while
> 	the ipip or ip_gre module was being loaded.
> The fix for this has hit lucid and later via mainline and stable.
> Following this email are two patches one for lucid/fsl-imx51 and one
> for hardy.  The patch for lucid/fsl-imx51 is a simple cherry pick of the
> existing backport for lucid.  The patch for hardy is a reimplementation
> for hardy, note that the existing fini function is already in the correct
> order; please review this patch particularly closly.
> Proposing for lucid/fsl-imx51 and hardy.
> -apw

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at

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