CVE-2014-2309 (retired)

Priority
Description
The ip6_route_add function in net/ipv6/route.c in the Linux kernel through
3.13.6 does not properly count the addition of routes, which allows remote
attackers to cause a denial of service (memory consumption) via a flood of
ICMPv6 Router Advertisement packets.
Ubuntu-Description
A flaw was discovered in the handling of routing information in Linux
kernel's IPv6 stack. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw to cause a
denial of service (memory consumption) via a flood of ICMPv6 router
advertisement packets.
Notes
 jdstrand> android kernels (goldfish, grouper, maguro, mako and manta) are not
  supported on the Ubuntu Touch 13.10 preview kernels
 apw> This is the patch with the following title:
  "ipv6: don't set DST_NOCOUNT for remotely added routes"
Package
Source: linux (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (3.2.0-63.95)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.2.0-16.19)
Patches:
Introduced by 957c665f37007de93ccbe45902a23143724170d0Fixed by c88507fbad8055297c1d1e21e599f46960cbee39
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was released [3.2.0-1633.47])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
This package is not directly supported by the Ubuntu Security Team
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.4.0-1001.10)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (abandoned)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.4.0-1003.3)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (abandoned)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.8.0-36.36~16.04.1)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.8.0-36.36~16.04.1)
Package
linux-krillin:ignored (was needed now end-of-life)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was ignored [abandoned])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was ignored [abandoned])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was ignored [abandoned])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was released [3.5.0-51.76~precise1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Patches:
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was released [3.8.0-41.60~precise1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was released [3.11.0-22.38~precise1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):not-affected (3.13.0-24.46~precise1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (abandoned)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was ignored [abandoned])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.2.0-1013.19)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):not-affected (4.4.0-1012.12)
Package
Upstream:released (3.14~rc7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was released [3.2.0-1446.65])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Package
linux-vegetahd:ignored (was needed now end-of-life)
More Information

Updated: 2019-08-23 09:02:04 UTC (commit 436fd4ed4cf0038ddd382cb8649607ace163dda7)