Debian Bug report logs - #686961
CVE-2012-3549: kfreebsd SCTP DoS

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Package: kfreebsd-8; Maintainer for kfreebsd-8 is GNU/kFreeBSD Maintainers <>;

Reported by: Raphael Geissert <>

Date: Fri, 7 Sep 2012 17:21:02 UTC

Severity: grave

Tags: confirmed, fixed-upstream, security

Found in versions kfreebsd-8/8.3-4, 8.2-15~bpo60+1

Fixed in version kfreebsd-8/8.3-5

Done: Christoph Egger <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#686961; Package kfreebsd-8. (Fri, 07 Sep 2012 17:21:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Raphael Geissert <>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to GNU/kFreeBSD Maintainers <>. (Fri, 07 Sep 2012 17:21:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Raphael Geissert <>
Subject: CVE-2012-3549: kfreebsd SCTP DoS
Date: Fri, 7 Sep 2012 12:17:45 -0500
Package: kfreebsd-8
Severity: grave
Tags: security
Control: clone -1 -2 -3
Control: reassign -2 src:kfreebsd-9
Control: reassign -3 src:kfreebsd-10


CVE-2012-3549 has been assigned to be a remote DoS (via a NULL pointer 
dereference in the kernel) vulnerability in FreeBSD's SCTP 


If you fix the vulnerability please also make sure to include the
CVE (Common Vulnerabilities & Exposures) id in your changelog entry.

For further information see:

Please adjust the affected versions in the BTS as needed.

Raphael Geissert - Debian Developer -

Bug 686961 cloned as bugs 686962, 686963 Request was from Raphael Geissert <> to (Fri, 07 Sep 2012 17:33:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Marked as found in versions kfreebsd-8/8.3-4. Request was from Steven Chamberlain <> to (Sun, 30 Sep 2012 13:15:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added tag(s) confirmed and fixed-upstream. Request was from Steven Chamberlain <> to (Sun, 30 Sep 2012 13:21:03 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Christoph Egger <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Fri, 02 Nov 2012 22:21:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Raphael Geissert <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Fri, 02 Nov 2012 22:21:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #16 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Christoph Egger <>
Subject: Bug#686961: fixed in kfreebsd-8 8.3-5
Date: Fri, 02 Nov 2012 22:18:42 +0000
Source: kfreebsd-8
Source-Version: 8.3-5

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
kfreebsd-8, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive.

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Christoph Egger <> (supplier of updated kfreebsd-8 package)

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Date: Fri, 02 Nov 2012 13:32:11 -0700
Source: kfreebsd-8
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Architecture: source all amd64
Version: 8.3-5
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: medium
Maintainer: GNU/kFreeBSD Maintainers <>
Changed-By: Christoph Egger <>
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Closes: 672255 686961
 kfreebsd-8 (8.3-5) unstable; urgency=medium
   [ Robert Millan ]
   * Remove /boot symlink kludge.  (Closes: #672255)
   [ Christoph Egger ]
   * Import svn239447 from upstream 8-STABLE to fix a DoS vulnerability in
     SCTP (Closes: #686961)
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Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <> to (Sat, 01 Dec 2012 07:28:23 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug unarchived. Request was from Steven Chamberlain <> to (Sun, 10 Feb 2013 20:30:11 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Marked as found in versions 8.2-15~bpo60+1. Request was from Steven Chamberlain <> to (Sun, 10 Feb 2013 20:33:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <> to (Sun, 17 Mar 2013 07:26:56 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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