SGI Information for VU#464113

TCP/IP implementations handle unusual flag combinations inconsistently

Status

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Vendor Statement

SGI acknowledges the vulnerabilities reported by CERT VU#464113 and is currently investigating. This is being tracked as SGI Bug# 871383. No further information is available at this time.

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Vendor Information

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Vendor References

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Addendum

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