Linux Zero IP ID Vulnerability?

    Date15 Mar 2006
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    8329
    Posted ByBrittany Day
    I've recently stumbled upon an interesting behaviour of some Linux kernels that may be exploited by a remote attacker to abuse the ID field of IP packets, effectively bypassing the zero IP ID in DF packets countermeasure implemented since 2.4.8 (IIRC).

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