Security Bulletin: Denial of Service Vulnerability in AIX TCP stack (CVE-2012-0194)
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AIX could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service, caused by an error when the TCP large send offload option is enabled on a network interface. By sending a specially-crafted sequence of packets, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to cause a kernel panic.
Affected product(s): IBM AIX
Affected version(s): 5.3, 6.1, 7.1
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