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Linux kernel cured of remote panic-attack bug

Dec 04, 2009, 14:01 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dan Goodin)

"The flaw in the delBA handling of mac80211 has been fixed in version 2.6.32, the latest stable release of the Linux kernel. Various distributions of the open-source operating system have already acknowledged the issue and are expected to push out updates soon. Based on developer notes on the official Linux website, the vulnerability appears to have been introduced in February."

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