cvs commit: src UPDATING src/sys/netinet if_ether.c src/sys/conf

Bruce M Simpson bms at
Tue Sep 23 09:47:35 PDT 2003

bms         2003/09/23 09:47:34 PDT

  FreeBSD src repository

  Modified files:        (Branch: RELENG_4_7)
    .                    UPDATING 
    sys/netinet          if_ether.c 
  Fix a bug in arplookup(), whereby a hostile party on a locally
  attached network could exhaust kernel memory, and cause a system
  panic, by sending a flood of spoofed ARP requests.
  Approved by:    security-officer, jake (mentor)
  Reported by:    Apple Product Security <product-security at>
  Revision        Changes    Path  +5 -0      src/UPDATING  +1 -1      src/sys/conf/   +14 -6     src/sys/netinet/if_ether.c

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