Intrusion Prevention

Linux.Kernel.CIPSO.IP.Option.Infinite.Loop.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service Vulnerability in Linux Kernel.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Linux Kernel 4.0-rc1 through 4.13-rc4

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

CVE References

CVE-2018-10938