Linux kernel cured of remote panic-attack bug
Dec 04, 2009, 14:01 (0 Talkback[s])
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"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."